I am lucky enough to have a varied and stimulating work portfolio – and one of my favourite "jobs" is that I sit as an adjudicator for the Wireless Application Service Providers Association (WASPA). Yet I am constantly surprised by how few people and legal practitioners know about this useful self-regulatory body.
Appointments: Partner: John Bellew will head the firm's Private Equity Sector Group with effect from 1 October. He specialises in all aspects of private equity, including fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, management arrangements and acquisition finance. James Westgate is experienced in a number of legal areas with a focus on corporate transactions, including private equity transactions, cross-border mergers and acquisitions, due diligence and acquisition and structured finance.
The annual Stellenbosch at Summer Place showcase of wine, food, music and art will take place on Wednesday 25 November. More than 80 selected wines will be paired with gourmet dishes prepared by five of the best Stellenbosch chefs.
In Sydney spring has sprung. As temperatures rise above 30oC I am particularly aware of the prolific bird life around the leafy northern suburbs on my Saturday afternoon constitutional. What follows is an entirely impressionistic discussion that would earn the scorn of any serious bird watcher, twitcher or ornithologist. Seek professional advice. But here goes.
JSE Listed M&A
Arrowhead Properties has reached agreement with Redefine Properties to acquire, rental business Cleary Park for R460m. Settlement of the purchase price will be made in cash and shares (50:50). 12,150,000 Arrowhead A shares and 12,150,000 Arrowhead B shares will be issued to Redefine. Cleary Park is situated in the Eastern Cape.