EngagedBT Team – Johan du Toit
Johan has been involved with all major banks/lenders in assisting companies with debt and balance sheet restructuring. He has also been extensively involved with companies owned and invested in by private equity firms, assisting them with turnarounds and strategic restructuring.
His areas of expertise include organisational leadership, operational restructuring, debt recovery and restructuring, negotiating, and influencing, strategy development and implementation, process development and implementation, commercial leadership, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, change management, business turnaround, production, and efficiency improvement.
Johan has been part of senior executive teams in various industries including education, logistics, manufacturing, and retail, which has given him a broad spectrum of experience in several industry verticals. Working hand in hand with major banks and several private equity players allows Johan to understand the requirements for major debt and balance sheet restructuring for companies in need. This experience allows him an in-depth understanding of restructuring agreements and the alternatives to get a restructure successfully implemented.
Earlier in his career, he was involved with Naspers subsidiary (Logical Options/ Edufin / Damelin) and the Bophuthatswana Development Corporation, focusing on manufacturing businesses funded by the organisation. Johan is a licensed Senior Business Rescue Practitioner, a member of SAICA and SARIPA. He holds the CA (SA) qualification.