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John Bellew

Johannesburg, South Africa Global Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Corporate/M&A: Private EquityInvestment Funds
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Corporate/M&A: Private Equity - South Africa

Band 1

Johannesburg-based John Bellew is a household name in the South African PE market, with immense experience in buyouts, investments and fund formation.
"John Bellew is one of the best transactional attorneys in South Africa." "He has an incredibly sharp legal mind, whilst remaining pragmatic and commercial in his approach."
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Investment Funds - Africa-wide

Band 2

John Bellew operates an extremely well-regarded investment funds practice and is recognised as a household name in the South African market. Based in Johannesburg, he frequently advises on the formation of PE funds, also providing support on transactions and financing.
"John Bellew is an eminent private equity lawyer."
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Practice Areas

John heads Bowmans’ Private Equity Practice. He specialises in private equity – fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, management arrangements and acquisition finance. He has been involved, on behalf of the South African industry body SAVCA, in various lobbying activities, particularly pension fund participation in private equity funds, taxation and exchange control.

Professional Memberships

John was a founder member of the AVCA Legal and Regulatory Committee.

Career

He has B.Com and LLB (cum laude) degrees from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and a Diploma in Tax (cum laude) from the University of South Africa.

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John Bellew

Bowmans

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11 Alice Lane

Sandton

P O Box 785812

Johannesburg

Gauteng

South Africa

2146

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