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Rand Merchant Bank

Tel No: +27 (0) 11 282 8000
Address: 1 Merchant Place
                    Cnr Fredman Drive & Rivonia Road


Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) is a leading African Corporate and Investment Bank and part of one of the largest financial services groups (by market capitalisation) in Africa – FirstRand Bank Limited. We offer our clients innovative, value-added advisory, funding, trading, corporate banking and principal investing solutions.


At RMB we are passionate about solving problems for our clients by asking the hard questions. We challenge accepted thinking. We analyse and seek solutions beyond the obvious. We are innovative in our thinking and turn challenges into opportunities, while delivering on Traditional values. Innovative ideas.


Our ability to think differently, our collaborative spirit, our client-centric solutions and our belief that great minds don’t always have to think alike, is what sets us apart.


As the Corporate and Investment arm of FirstRand Bank Limited (which is wholly owned by FirstRand Limited), we have access to a network of retail banks in 25 African countries, including representative offices and branches in the UK, India and China.


For more information please visit:

Meet some of the team...

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Irshaad Paruk
Co-Head: Corporate Finance Advisory
Tel: +27 11 282 1853

Krishna Nagar
Co-Head: Corporate Finance Advisory
Tel: +27 11 282 1411


Articles Published in DealMakers and DealMakers AFRICA (DMA)

2020 Annual


Q3 2020

Retail consolidation – is this just `the beginning?

by Richard Isaacs and Ferdi Vorster

Q2 2019

International inbound investment defies negative SA 

by Krishna Nagar and Watson Hamunakwadi

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