Tinus Maree

Non-Executive Chairman: Dekka Capital Partners

Tinus is a commercial lawyer by profession who turned to international investment banking and ultimately to the unlocking of shareholder value in the private equity environment over a long and successful career. He brings over 27 years of international M&A and corporate finance experience, which includes friendly mergers and acquisitions, hostile takeovers, management buy-outs, IPO’s, secondary listings, unbundlings and other complex transactions in both the public and private capital markets in numerous jurisdictions. The latter part of his career has focused on private equity management and the creation and unlocking of shareholder value by earlier stage investors. He has advised on, and participated in, successful transactions by numerous private and public companies in the European, Canadian and African markets.

Lukas Coetsee

Managing Director: Dekka Consulting

Lukas holds business and commerce qualifications and is a specialist in strategic business design and development with 30 years experience of blending organisational needs with human resource capital. He is known for his innovative business solutions and make-it-work attitude. As the Managing Director of the Consultancy side, he advises entrepreneurs on growth, taking market share and developing sound business strategies. He consults globally but with particular emphasis on Africa. His focus is on corporate finance, strategic partnerships and visionary expansion strategies.