Xoli Mlenzana is our Chief Operations Officer and Director. He is an admitted attorney and has over 14 years in the legal industry.
He has worked for one of the thriving Law firms in Johannesburg. He then joined the South African Receiver of Revenue Services as a Legal Advisor for Special Projects with focus in combating tax fraud, money laundering and ensuring tax compliance. With demand of his business acumen and legal skills, he was approached by Beryl Holdings South Africa with offices in United Kingdom (UK), USA and Dubai to be their New Business Development Director.

Xoli Mlenzana is one of the brilliant and innovative legal advisors in a multi-sectoral investment environment. With experience in commercial and corporate law advisory, business consultancy, due diligence investigations and transaction structuring.

Track record includes advisory in multimillion-rand transactions, packaging companies for capital fundraising purposes and business strategy reviews. This includes advising various clients in the Mining, Oil and Gas industry.

Being the versatile and innovative legal advisor, he was approached by the Department of Communications to conduct a research on how to raise Sustainable and Thriving SMMES using Information Communications Technology (ICT). The research was conducted by comparing other Ahead wrote the strategy to Parliament as their recommendation. Upon approval by parliament the strategy rolled out and implemented across South Africa and gave birth to the now well renowned INOVATION HUB as a means to groom and accelerate SMMES through ICT.

KEY EXPERIENCE

  • Successfully advised Mine merger and acquisition on behalf of Canadian based company to the value of R100 Million
  • Successfully advised and negotiated Telecommunication acquisitions in Zimbabwe to the value of R50 Million
  • Continuously advised on all Beryl Holdings Oil transactions with NNPC Nigeria to the value of R200 Million
  • Advised and negotiated and drafted agreements for the Department of Education in Gauteng for new classes known as the barracks to the value of R5 Million
  • Successfully advised and resolved legal dispute between the taxi associations in Gauteng
  • Continuously advising numerous local companies on petroleum related transactions value of R25 Million and more