Markus is an Attorney and Investment Banking Executive with over 20 years’ experience in commercial legal matters. His experience includes investment banking and corporate advisory services in African frontier markets with expertise in legal counsel relating to debt and equity financing, trade and commodity finance, corporate restructuring, collateral (security) structuring and credit process management. He was previously Managing Director at Imara Fiduciary (Private) Limited where he oversaw large debt syndications and related security structures. Mr. De Klerk holds a BA. LLB degree from University of KwaZulu-Natal and is a registered legal practitioner in the High Court of Zimbabwe. He is currently serving as an independent director on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.