OUR TEAM

Itumeleng Phasha – Chief Legal Officer

LLB (University of Pretoria)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Corporate Law (University of Johannesburg)
Certificate in Trial Advocacy (Institute of Trial Advocacy)

Itumeleng Phasha is an admitted attorney with over 10 years’ experience. After completing his articles at Mkhabela Huntley Adekeye Inc, he joined Nedbank Business Banking where he advised business units on an array of legal matters including but not limited to corporate and commercial law, property law, specialised finance, banking and general finance. In 2011, he joined the National Empowerment Fund as a legal investment advisor where he was extensively involved in due diligence investigations, structuring of commercial transactions, negotiating and preparation of transaction agreements, restructuring of distressed investments, acquisition finance, corporate finance, SME finance and a host of debt and equity funding across a diverse range of industries.
He joined Simeka to head up the legal department.

Itumeleng Phasha – Chief Legal Officer

LLB (University of Pretoria)
Post-Graduate Diploma in Corporate Law (University of Johannesburg)
Certificate in Trial Advocacy (Institute of Trial Advocacy)

Itumeleng Phasha is an admitted attorney with over 10 years’ experience. After completing his articles at Mkhabela Huntley Adekeye Inc, he joined Nedbank Business Banking where he advised business units on an array of legal matters including but not limited to corporate and commercial law, property law, specialised finance, banking and general finance. In 2011, he joined the National Empowerment Fund as a legal investment advisor where he was extensively involved in due diligence investigations, structuring of commercial transactions, negotiating and preparation of transaction agreements, restructuring of distressed investments, acquisition finance, corporate finance, SME finance and a host of debt and equity funding across a diverse range of industries. He joined Simeka to head up the legal department.