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Baba Mashologu is director of public sector finance and black economic empowerment at Deutsche Bank. joined Deutsche Bank in 2010. He has more than nine years investment banking experience in South Africa and the rest of Africa. He has been involved in a number of acquisitions and capital raisings across various sectors, most notably the acquisition by the Elephant Consortium of a BEE stake in Telkom SA Limited. Other M&A experience includes the acquisition of Wetherlys by Ellerines, the Mustek/Safika BEE deal, debt and equity capital-raising for Tshwarisano, the BEE investor in Sasol Oil, the conversion by the Royal Bafokeng Nation of its royalties stream into equity in Impala Platinum Limited, the sale of various platinum farms on behalf of Holgoun Resources and most recently the equity capital-raising for Nexus Connexion SA, the BEE investor in Neotel (Pty) Limited. Baba is the former President of the Association of Black Securities & Investment Professionals (2009 -2011). He is a Board member of Financial Services Sector Charter (2010 - 2011) and a Member of DTI Advisory Panel on BBBEE (2009 - present). He is a Fellow of the seventh class of the Africa Leadership Initiative-South Africa and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.