Bafana Ntuli

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Senior Associate

Location: Johannesburg

Tel: +27 11 535 8129

Fax: +27 11 535 8629



Bafana Ntuli is a Senior Associate in the Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions practice area. He specialises in mergers and acquisitions; private equity, negotiating and drafting a wide variety of commercial contracts, black economic empowerment structuring transactions, corporate governance, trusts and trust administration, and due diligence investigations.

  • Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Private equity;
  • Negotiating and drafting a wide variety of commercial contracts;
  • Black economic empowerment structuring transactions;
  • Corporate governance issues;
  • Trusts and trust administration; and
  • Due diligence investigations. 

Advised and formed part of the team that acted as legal counsel for:

  • Southern Palace Group of Companies Proprietary Limited in relation to the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of Genrec Engineering Proprietary Limited from Murray & Roberts Limited for a consideration of approximately R185 million
  • Investec Property Fund Limited (i) in relation to the sale of a portfolio of its properties to the Entrepreneurship Development Trust, and (ii) to establish Izandla Property Fund Proprietary Limited (a joint venture with 65% being held by the Entrepreneurship Development Trust and 35% being held by the Investec Property Fund)
  • Firefly Investments 319 Proprietary Limited (led by Southern Palace Group of Companies Proprietary Limited and the Public Investment Corporation SOC Limited) in relation to the acquisition of the Murray & Roberts Infrastructure & Building Platform business from Concor Proprietary Limited (an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of Murray & Roberts Holdings Limited) for a consideration of R3.14 million
  • Phembani Group Proprietary limited in relation to the merger of Phembani and various entities controlled by Shanduka Group Proprietary Limited forming one of the largest black owned company with a collective net asset value in excess of R10 billion
  • Wirecard AG in relation to the acquisition of Amara Technology (Africa) Proprietary Limited 
  • BA Law (University of Johannesburg)
  • LLB (University of Johannesburg)
  • LLM in Corporate Law (University of Johannesburg)
  • 2013: Candidate Attorney, Werksmans
  • 2015: Associate, Werksmans
  • 2019: Senior Associate, Werksmans


  • Executive committee member of the Investec Limited Corporate Social Investment alumni (2014 – 2018).