Archive: Badian Maasdorp

Badian Maasdorp joined Hofmeyr (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) in 1998 and is a Director in the firm’s Finance, Projects and Banking practice.  He became a Director in 2002.  Badian is also an Associate of the South African Institute of Financial Markets.

BA LLB, University of the Western Cape
Cert. (Advanced Labour Law), University of Western Cape
Year of admission: 1998


  • Acted as lead attorney and drafted legislation for the corporatisation of the Public Investment Commissioners to establish the Public Investment Corporation Ltd
  • Advised Old Mutual Asset Managers on the disposal and outsourcing of their administration business to JP Morgan
  • Advised Harith Fund Managers and was lead attorney in the establishment of the Pan African Infrastructure Development Fund, an African continental infrastructure fund
  • Regularly acts for several hedge funds and fund managers and advises on structuring and regulatory aspects of the fund management industry
  • Lead attorney and project manager for a privatisation project in the forestry sector
  • Advises regularly on black economic empowerment aspects in various sectors