Steven Wiener is an Executive in ENSafrica’s Corporate Commercial practice. He specialises in M&A, equity capital markets, general corporate commercial law, company law related work and due diligence investigations.
He has acted for local and international, listed and unlisted clients in a number of industries.
Steven has deep expertise in all aspects of private equity, including legal due diligence in anticipation of acquisitions by PE funds of portfolio companies, portfolio and investment structuring, regulatory approvals, management incentives, , disposal of portfolio companies, IPO’s and other exit strategies.
Steven’s experience includes conducting legal research and advisory work on compliance with the Companies Act, 2008, advising clients on a variety of commercial matters, drafting commercial documents, as well as providing general corporate commercial and company law advice.
His drafting expertise extends to shareholders' agreements, sale of business agreements, memoranda of incorporation, subscription agreements and board and shareholders’ resolutions.
Steven has been involved in a number of due diligence investigations, and has experience in preparing reports setting out findings in respect of such due diligence investigations.
area of expertiseCORPORATE COMMERCIAL PRIVATE EQUITY
- BBusSci (Honours) (University of Cape Town)
- LLB (University of Cape Town)
- Admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa