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Greg Macfarlane

Investment Officer, Edge Growth

Greg spent the first part of his career in the field of supply chain consulting where he gained significant experience in process re-engineering, optimisation, strategy and financial project evaluation techniques working in Johannesburg and Europe. During this period, he delivered multiple supply chain solutions and costing’s for multi-national pharmaceutical firms including Pfizer, Abbott, Sanofi-Aventis and GlaxoSmithKline with an average project value of R100m.

Greg developed strong corporate finance skills through project  finance engagements where he prepared and presented all discounted cash flow (DCF) models, capacity planning forecasts, investment scenario analyses and executive board proposal packs to support the investment due diligence process to the Global Board.

During his time at Edge Growth Greg has been responsible for the roles of deal sourcing, screening, financial modeling/structuring and providing business development services (BDS) to portfolio companies on the Vumela Enterprise Development Fund as well as the ASISA Enterprise Development Fund.