Graham Stokoe Executive Director

Graham leads EY’s focus on the Private Equity sector across sub-Saharan Africa. He advises clients on the acquisition or sale of businesses in South Africa and across Sub-Saharan Africa and his experience includes buy and sell-side due diligence, M&A, working capital reports for stock exchange purposes, and advisory and support in respect to IPOs. Graham began his career at another Big4 accounting firm in 2000 before joining EY in London in 2004 and returned to South Africa in 2007.

Graham’s 13 years of corporate finance experience has included advising PE and corporate clients on transactions in various sectors including consumer products, industrials, retail, fintech, telecoms, technology, education, mining services and real estate, among others. He has advised numerous global and African PE funds. Graham completed his BCom and BCom (Hons) at the University of Pretoria and is a CA(SA).