Phuti Mashalane

Phuti Mashalane

Associate, Johannesburg

Email phuti.mashalane@hoganlovells.com

Phone +27 11 523 6263

Fax +27 11 286 6901

LanguagesEnglish, Sepedi, Zulu

Practice groupRegulatory

Phuti Mashalane focuses on all aspects of competition law, including merger notifications and proceedings, leniency applications, managing dawn raids and compliance. 

His experience includes merger filings, including multi-jurisdictional mergers in Africa, as well as cartel and prohibited practice investigations in South Africa, and extends to various sectors including TMT, agriculture and aviation. 

Education and admissions

Education

Certificate in Competition Law, University of Witwatersrand, 2017

LL.B., (cum laude), University of Limpopo, 2014

Court admissions

South Africa

Representative experience

Advised John Deere South Africa on distribution agreements with its distributors and represented it before the Competition Commission.

Advised Luxaviation Holding Company SA on the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of ExecuJet Aviation Group AG and certain shareholders loans.

Advised HNA Aviation Group Co Ltd on its investment in the French airline catering company, Servair.

Advised Barloworld South Africa (Pty) Ltd and German BayWa Aktiengesellschaft on the creation of their full-function joint venture. 

Advised Into Africa Mining and Exploration (Pty) Ltd on the acquisition of various coal mining assets in South Africa.

Advised and represented Timrite (Pty) Ltd before the Competition Tribunal, on its acquisition of the Mining Bag Division of Tufbag (Pty) Ltd.

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