DealMakers Annual Gala Awards

Over the years, DealMakers has made a number of special and unique awards to individuals or firms in recognition of their achievements with the industry. 

2019 Awards (Sandton Convention Centre - 18 February 2020)

DealMakers of the Decade 2010 - 2019

Gold Medal Award

by Deal Value - JPMorgan

by Deal Flow - Investec Bank

Legal DealMakers of the Decade 2010 - 2019

by Deal Value -Webber Wentzel

by Deal Flow - Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

2018 Awards (Sandton Convention Centre - 19 February 2019)

DealMakers Lifetime Achievement Award

Pat Egan

This was second time the Lifetime Achievement award was given. The award is made in celebration of the vision and endeavour of an individual within the mergers and acquisition industry. Respected and admired throughout the industry, this is a well deserved award to a remarkable lady.

Marylou Greig - DealMakers and Pat Egan

DealMakers Outstanding Achievement Award

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr in recognition of 10 years as top Legal Adviser by deal flow 2009 - 2018

2016 Awards (Sandton Convention Centre - 15 February 2017)

DealMakers Hall of Fame

SABMiller

This was the first award of this nature made by DealMakers and the induction of SABMiller into the DealMakers' Hall of Fame could not have been more apt. SABMiller is one of the truly positive stories of South Africa and is certainly one of the most successful of the country's foreign ventures

Shaun Cabrita and Keith Doig received certificates in recognition of the part played in building a global brewer from Rob Wessels (head of the DealMakers Independent Adjudication Panel) and Marylou Greig

2015 Awards (Sandton Convention Centre - 16 February 2016)

DealMakers Lifetime Achievement Award

Michael Katz

The introduction of a Lifetime Achievement award has been in the pipeline for several years. The award is made in celebration of the vision and endeavour of an individual within the mergers and acquisition industry. It seems fitting, therefore, that the first award is being made to South Africa's M&A doyen...

Michael Katz and Marylou Greig - DealMakers