>>> Mark Linington

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Director: Tax and Exchange Control at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Mark Linington has over 22 years experience in tax.

He specialises in corporate tax services, particularly in relation to mergers and acquisition activity such as private equity fund formation and portfolio movements, business restructurings, disposals and BEE structuring.

Mark has specialised in mergers and acquisition tax services since 1998. His earlier experience includes advising listed and unlisted groups on corporate tax matters. Mark holds the following degrees: Bcompt, HDip Acc, HDip Tax. He is also qualified as a chartered accountant (SA) and is a member of SAICA.

His market recognitions include, among others, the following:

- Chambers Global 2017 ranks Mark in Band 1 within Tax: Consultants. Named as a "Leader in
his field" Band 2 for Tax by Chambers Global (2007 – 2016).

- Recommended by The Legal 500: EMEA as an expert in Tax (2012 – 2015) and as an expert
in Corporate/M&A (2012 – 2016).