Poppy Kgwadi assists with managing the implementation of complex, local and cross-border banking and finance transactions. Drafting resolutions and security agreements, as well as researching the law and drafting legal opinions are also part of her day-to-day responsibilities. In addition, she provides post-closing support and does post-closing administration.
While completing her articles at Allen & Overy in Johannesburg, Poppy gained extensive experience in banking and finance transactions. This included advising on revolving credit facilities, term loan and letter of credit facilities, and preference share subscription agreements. She also reviewed finance documents, provided pre-closing support and managed the conditions precedent process. As part of the banking and finance team, she interacted with all the major banks and was involved in many cross-border transactions into various African jurisdictions in sectors such as mining, aviation, real estate and others.
In her various extracurricular leadership positions, Poppy has always distinguished herself through her can-do attitude and willingness to be of service. This attitude of excellence is what clients can expect in their dealings with Poppy.
Golden Key International Honour Society