Brandon Irsigler is a Partner in Dentons Johannesburg office. He is a member of the Corporate practice group and possesses broad M&A and other commercial experience across a variety of industries and asset types.
In addition to his corporate experience, Brandon also has extensive knowledge of all facets of the global mining industry, His commercial clients have included major private equity investors, sovereign wealth funds, and civil service pension funds. His experience in the mining industry includes upstream and downstream matters, His experience in the mining industry includes upstream and downstream matters, notable mining right acquisition, mine construction and operational matters, shareholder (including South African Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment "B-BBEE" requirements) debt and security structures, including streaming and royalty funding. Brandon regularly advises international commodity traders and funders on matters related to real security and terms of supply, as well as major international suppliers of goods and services to the mining industry.
During his time serving as in-house counsel to one of the world's largest mining houses he designed and implemented compliance systems as regards competition law, anti-bribery and corruption, aligning a workforce of over 60,000 individuals in various jurisdictions with best global practice across civil and common law systems.