Chris Staines

Chris Staines

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Head of Corporate Finance: Grant Thornton

About Chris Staines

Chris Staines has more than 25 years’ experience in company divestments, partial divestments, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions. He has sold more than 60 private companies in the $1 million to $100 million range, and has worked across three continents. Chris is currently Head of Corporate Finance at Grant Thornton" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Grant Thornton in Cape Town.

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