Partnership Board

Chaired by our chairman and senior partner, our partnership board consists of 15 partners from diverse geographical areas and a variety of legal specialisations, 12 of whom are elected by the partners. The board is responsible for the direction, governance and control of Bowmans, including exercising oversight of the group’s business and the management board and approving the group’s strategy.

Aleem Tharani

Head of Projects, Energy and Infrastructure

Ashleigh Hale

Partner Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9342
E: [email protected]

Charles Douglas

Co-Head of M&A Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9426
E: [email protected]

Chris Todd

Partner Cape Town
T:+27 21 480 7816
E: [email protected]

Derek Lötter

Co-Head of Competition Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9357
E: [email protected]

Ezra Davids

Chairman and Senior Partner Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9320
E: [email protected]

Helen Wilsenach

Head of Employment and Benefits Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9527
E: [email protected]

John Bellew

Head of Private Equity Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9494
E: [email protected]

Lerato Thahane

Partner Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9279
E: [email protected]

Mogola Makola

Partner Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9398
E: [email protected]

Philip Coulson

Senior Partner Nairobi
T:+254 20 289 9000
E: [email protected]

Terry Mwango

Head of Litigation & Disputes Nairobi
T:+254 20 289 9000
E: [email protected]

Ulrike Naumann

Head of General Finance Practice Group Johannesburg
T:+27 11 669 9377
E: [email protected]

Wilbert Kapinga

Senior Partner Dar es Salaam
T:+255 76 898 8640
E: [email protected]

Xolani Nyali

Partner Cape Town
T:+27 21 480 7904
E: [email protected]