Michael Fleischer is currently a consultant at one of the leading South African law firms, Webber
Wentzel. Prior to this, he worked as Chief Legal Counsel for MTN Group Limited, Executive
Vice President and General Counsel at Gold Fields Limited and as a Senior Equity Partner
(Corporate Department) at Webber Wentzel.
He has significant experience in the fields of mergers and acquisitions; compliance, including
but not limited to anti-bribery and corruption and commercial transactions. Providing of
invaluable guidance and insights during challenging times in businesses. He has held several
leadership roles at group and partnership level within national and multinational groups and
leading law firms. He has had the opportunity to sit on both sides of the fence working for a
leading law firm as a partner and as in house counsel for major corporates listed on the JSE,
including a US and UK listed company.
Michael currently sits on the Boards of Deci Investments Proprietary Limited and Mascom
Wireless Botswana Proprietary Limited.
He holds a BProc degree from the University of the Witwatersrand, an attendance certificate for
a Diploma in Company Law from the same university and an Advanced Tax Certificate from
University of South Africa. Michael is a member of the Institute of Directors South Africa and an
admitted attorney of the South African High Court.