Our People

Chris Baloyi

Managing Director and Board Member – BCom (UCT), BCom Hons (Natal), CA (SA), MCom (UJ)

Chris is responsible for the development, execution and management of strategy for Bosch Capital.

He has over 20 years working experience, mainly in the financial services sector where he led the financing of major investment banking and development finance transactions in South Africa and Africa. His depth of experience is broad and covers disciplines such deal origination, financial structuring, due diligence investigations, deal negotiations involving mergers & acquisitions and project & infrastructure finance projects within the public and private sectors.

In addition Chris has board of directors, investment committee and corporate governance experience.

Allen Liversage

Group Financial Director and Board Chairperson – CA (SA)

Allen is a Chartered Accountant and has over 18 year’s post qualification experience in Commercial, Financial Directorship and Management. As Group Financial Director of Bosch Holdings, he has overall responsibility for the financial aspects of group strategy and execution, with the full finance and IT function under his ultimate Directorship, and immediate involvement in HR in the group with the group CE. Global group capital structure and treasury management, as well as tax and statutory compliance fall amongst the critical elements of responsibility. His breadth of experience (including FMCG, pharmaceuticals and engineering) has given him a track record in strategic transactions such as business acquisitions, listings and equity participation in projects. He is a valuable contributor to the strategic direction of Bosch Capital. 

Mike Gibbon

Group Chief Executive and Board Member – PR Eng, BSc Eng (Mech), GCC

Mike is the Chief Executive of Bosch Holdings and has been with the group for over 21 years. He started his career as an engineer for a sugar mill in Malawi and has an extensive knowledge of the sugar sector. Having steadily advanced over the years to lead Bosch Holdings, Mike is responsible for the overall performance of the group in line with corporate governance and within agreed growth and profit targets. Mike has travelled extensively and has international experience in consulting, feasibility studies, project and program management as well as project structuring and financing.

Rajiv Paladh

Manager : Advisory and Funding – BSc. Chem Eng (Natal), MBA (UCT GSB)

Rajiv is responsible for managing the advisory and funding teams focussing on public sector finance and advisory. This involves the development of complex financial models and business cases for the implementation of finance strategies across the public sector.

He has over 10 years working experience in the public and private sectors where he has worked and led in a number of complex projects. His experience includes projects within water services, property, local government and business acquisitions.

Prudence Chauke

Administrator – Certificates in MS Excel, Project Controls & National certificate In Business Administration.

Prudence is responsible for the overall administration for Bosch Capital including client liaison and financial administration.

Prudence has 10 years experience in the Admin & Office Management field. She has worked in a number of projects within the engineering, production and property industries.

She has a vast experience in the Engineering Industry working with private and public sector clients.