Chris Ransome
External Experts Advisory Board appointment #5

Chris Ransome joins Experts Advisory Board

We are proud to announce that Johannesburg-based Chris Ransome joins the Experts Advisory Board of Direct Engineering.

Chris Ransome, a Deloitte alumni chartered accountant, started his corporate finance firm in 1995. Chris has since provided corporate finance services to many public and private companies. With his company, they acted as the promoter for two JSE listings. He further initiated, negotiated, and implemented many corporate transactions in South Africa and internationally.

Our newest Experts Advisory Board member has held senior board-level positions with several companies, including the Midas Group, DCD-Dorbyl, Kulungile Metals Group, Alfred Teves Brake Systems, Stalcor, Global Roofing Solutions, and Consolidated Steel Industries.

Currently, Chris serves as the Managing Director of Bramel Business Solutions, a South African corporate finance firm. He's also an Independent Non-Executive Director on Direct Transact, Topfix, and First Cut. In addition, Chris is a co-founder and executive at Sub-Saharan Steel Partners. This US-based firm provides specialist corporate finance and commodity trading services to its US and South Africa clients.

Chris is passionate about conservation and is a founding member and the chairman of Rooiberg Bewaria. That is a Public Benefit Organisation that promotes the environmental protection of the Southern Waterberg region of South Africa. They improve the quality of life of the local community and society at large. Rooiberg Bewaria has developed into a leading community organization extending over 250,000ha and is headquartered in Rooiberg, Limpopo province, South Africa.