Cathy Truter

Cathy Truter

Head of Knowledge Management
Johannesburg, South Africa
T: +27 11 669 9336
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Cathy (Catherine) Truter is a lawyer in our Johannesburg office Corporate Department, heading up the Knowledge Management function for the Mergers and Acquisition Practice.

Before stepping into this role, she was a partner in the firm’s Corporate Department and a member of the Mergers and Acquisitions Practice, focussing primarily on mergers and acquisitions, capital market transactions and general corporate law. She advises on public and private transactions, broad-based black economic empowerment transactions, restructurings, due diligence investigations and South African company law and has extensive experience managing cross-border African and international transactions. She also lived and worked in New York at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP in the project finance space.

Most recently she was the project lead for the proof of concept and roll-out of an artificial intelligence, machine learning solution across the Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania and Uganda offices of Bowmans.

She has a B.Sc from the University of Pretoria and an LLB from the University of the Witwatersrand.

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BSc (Pretoria University)
LLB (Post Graduate) (University of the Witwatersrand)

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