Theuns Ehlers

Theuns Ehlers

Head of Project Finance Absa Capital

Theuns is a qualified Chartered Accountant and heads up Absa’s Resource & Project Finance business, which includes advisory, debt arranging, underwriting and direct lending to clients in the mining, oil & gas, power, infrastructure and industrial sectors across the African continent. During this period he has structured, arranged and closed deals across all major commodities.

Theuns has been instrumental in securing and closing ca. 1, 7 GW of renewable energy projects across wind, solar PV and solar CSP technologies as part of South Africa’s renewable energy program launched 5 years ago. He has in-depth experience in arranging project finance transactions in other African countries, including Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Ghana, Uganda and Nigeria. In the mining sector, Theuns closed deals across key commodities including gold, platinum, copper, chrome, manganese, coal, mineral sands and diamonds. Theuns began his career at PWC, based in Pretoria and London before joining Absa in 1998.

Time and date Venue Topic Speakers

Monday 08/11/2021

From 10:50 To 11:40

11/08/2021 10:50 11/08/2021 11:40 Invite Only Panel: Leveraging an Integrated Energy Mix for Africa: How do we Achieve a Clean and Competitive Energy Future for the Continent? Madinat Jameirah

Madinat Jameirah

"Invite Only Panel: Leveraging an Integrated Energy Mix for Africa: How do we Achieve a Clean and Competitive Energy Future for the Continent?"

Aamir Malik Gillian-Alexandre Huart Hussain J. Al Nowais Theuns Ehlers
Time and date

Monday 08/11/2021

From 10:50 To 11:40

11/08/2021 10:50 11/08/2021 11:40 Invite Only Panel: Leveraging an Integrated Energy Mix for Africa: How do we Achieve a Clean and Competitive Energy Future for the Continent? Madinat Jameirah
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Madinat Jameirah

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