Brait: Mark Parsons
Mark Parsons has been Chief Financial Officer since February 2009. He is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
Mark is the Chief Financial Officer at Brait Private Equity. He joined Brait in 2009, having been a Partner at Deloitte in the Financial Services Audit division. Previously, he worked at Commerzbank AG. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant at Deloitte and is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Mark is a graduate of the University of South Africa, where he completed degrees in Commerce and Accounting.
2009 – Present CFO, Director (finance and investor relations), Brait
1994 – 1998 BCompt (Honours), UNISA
About Brait: Brait is an investment company focused on driving sustainable long-term growth and value creation in its investment portfolio of sizeable unlisted businesses operating in the broad consumer sector. Brait’s shares are listed on the EURO MTF market of the Luxembourg Stock Exchange and also on the JSE. The firm primarily divests its portfolio companies through sales to strategic or trade buyers, leveraged recapitalisations, or through stock exchange listings followed by secondary share sales. Brait Private Equity was founded in 1991 and is based in San Gwann, Malta with an additional office in Johannesburg, South Africa.
At the end of March 2017 investments totalled R44 408 million.