Leon started his career in the financial markets in 1980 in the Money and Capital Markets division of a local bank. He spent over 30 years in various bank’s Treasuries and trading departments. Leon is a founding member and Executive Director of Granite CSD and has also been appointed as Chief Executive Officer.
Michael Denenga is a Director of specialist law firm Thipa Denenga Attorneys. He has over 13 years’ experience in capital markets, treasury documentation, fund formation and financial services. Michael has acted for authorised users of the JSE Limited, market infrastructure participants, brokers, asset managers, hedge fund managers and private equity managers. Michael has a wealth of experience on advising the financial services and capital markets industry on the legal and regulatory landscape. Michael is appointed as the interim Chairperson to the Granite CSD Board.
Allen completed his BComm and LLB at Rhodes University. Allen started his career within the legal arena as a Candidate Attorney, Legal Manager and Consultant. Allen is also a founding member of Granite CSD and Head of Regulatory Compliance.
George completed his BComm Accounting at the University of Johannesburg; thereafter he successfully completed his Articles at Price Waterhouse Cooper (PWC). George is the owner of Bosman & Associates and the Financial Director for Lifestyle Financial Services (Pty) Ltd and First Federal Investments (Pty) Ltd. George has recently joined Granite CSD in the role of Chief Financial Officer.
Francois completed his B.Proc at the University of the Orange Free State and is currently co-owner and director of various financial services and investment companies. Francois is also a founding member of Granite CSD.
Warren is co-owner and director of various financial services and investment companies and is also a founding member and non-executive director of Granite CSD.
Camilla Botes (Adv)
Camilla completed her LLB at Wits University and her PDM (Business Management) at the Wits Business School. Camilla started her career as a State Advocate, and completed her Articles as an Attorney Notary and Conveyancer. She returned to the prosecution as Senior State Advocate with the Asset Forfeiture Unit. She joined Lifestyle Financial Services (Pty) Ltd and First Federal Investments (Pty) Ltd as Legal, HR & Compliance Manager and has joined Granite CSD as Executive Director and Head of Legal, Risk and Compliance.