Principal in infrastructure financing, at the Development Bank of Southern Africa’s (“DBSA”) Investment (Transacting) Division for South Africa & International (Balance Sheet: State Owned Entities, Sovereigns & Corporates) cluster. Until recently, his infrastructure financing key focus sectors were Transport, Logistics & ICT, in the DBSA’s former SA Financing Division. Bothwell is a career investment banker with 15 years’ experience, predominantly in infrastructure project finance, corporate finance, developmental private equity and development finance in South Africa, SADC and Pan-Africa. He has also worked for diversified, listed banking groups and well as DFIs including South Africa’s National Empowerment Fund (NEF), FBC Bank Ltd (Zimbabwe) and Standard Bank Ltd. He has led transactions worth well over ca ZAR 15 billion, including the Gautrain Public-Private-Partnership and Tshwane Rapid Transit (Pty) Ltd for the City of Tshwane Metropolitan Municipality’s A Re Yeng Bus Rapid Transit projects in the transport sector.