Brandon de Bruin joined Gem Diamonds in August 2007 from Clifford Chance LLP, one of the world’s leading international law firms. Practicing in New York and London, he specialised in Corporate Finance, Debt and Equity Capital Markets. Brandon gained extensive commercial and legal experience in international corporate and finance transactions working for clients such as Citigroup, UBS, JPMorgan, ABN Amro, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley. He also gained valuable experience in stock exchange listings in London, Luxembourg and New York and also in the UKLA (UK) and SEC (USA) rules and regulations. At Gem Diamonds, Brandon has been closely involved in numerous corporate and financial transactions and in the set-up of the Group’s Sales, Marketing and Beneficiation division. He is currently head of Sales and Marketing for the Gem Diamonds Group. He was appointed to Letšeng Diamonds Board of Directors in February 2014 Brandon has a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Economics and Business Economics majors) and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and is a qualified attorney in South Africa and solicitor in England and Wales.