The Rockwood team has been deliberately constructed to contain individuals from diverse backgrounds but with extensive experience in their respective disciplines pertaining to private equity.
Dwayne joined Rockwood in 2017 as a Deal Principal in the Acquisitions team and has 9 years private equity & deal experience on Sub-Saharan African deals.
Current responsibilities include deal origination, work stream management, financial modelling, valuations, due diligence, transaction structuring and post deal value growth / stakeholder management. Prior to this, Dwayne worked for 4 years at a high growth sub-Saharan Africa private equity fund focusing on both acquisitions and value growth. Previous to this, 4 years at PwC Deals where he developed technical deal skills through dedicated and specialist experience in the Transaction Services, Valuations and Corporate Finance teams across sub-Saharan African deals. For contributions to social entrepreneurial projects, Dwayne was nominated as Top 35 under 35 Chartered Accountants in SA (2015).