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ENSafrica

THE MARC, TOWER 1, 129 RIVONIA ROAD, SANDTON, 2196, SOUTH AFRICA
Tel:
Work +27 11 269 7600
Email:
Web:
www.ENSafrica.com
Accra, Alexandra, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Durban, Johannesburg and 8 more

Doron Joffe

Tel:
Work +27 11 269 7600
Email:
ENSafrica

Work Department

Corporate Commercial

Position

Director

Career

Doron Joffe is a director at ENSafrica and joint head of the corporate commercial department, which is the largest department of its kind in Africa. He specialises in mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, restructuring, takeovers, corporate finance, stock exchange transactions, as well as equity capital markets.

Doron’s experience includes advising local and international clients on all aspects of takeovers as well as advising corporate, local and international banks on equity capital raisings. Some of Doron’s other areas of operation in the firm are Black Economic Empowerment transactions, as well as matters involving insurance and medical schemes.

Education

BComm (University of the Witwatersrand); LLB (University of the Witwatersrand); LLM (Harvard University, USA); Higher Diploma in Company Law (University of the Witwatersrand); and Admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa Member of the New York Bar.


South Africa

Commercial, corporate and M&A

Within: Commercial, corporate and M&A

ENSafrica's sheer size, depth of senior resources and commitment to Africa coverage makes it a go-to firm for domestic and cross-border deals. The team 'combines outstanding technical expertise and experience with a highly responsive attitude', and senior members are 'very experienced, with excellent technical skills and seasoned judgement'. A group led by Julius Oosthuizen advised Sanlam Emerging Markets on Sanlam General Insurance Uganda's proposed acquisition of Lion Assurance, the Ugandan Insurer. 'Real gentleman' Michael Katz has virtually unrivalled connections in South Africa and Ian Hayes is another premier dealmaker. Doron Joffe and Cape Town's Koos Pretorius are also top practitioners, while Lydia Shadrach-Razzino is a key name for private equity transactions. Former director Gary Felthun has joined White & Case LLP.

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