Matthew Lee

Matthew Lee
Partner, Transaction Advisory Services, EY

Matt is a Partner in Ernst & Young Transaction Advisory Services, based in Johannesburg, South Africa and he is the Transaction Support and Divestiture Advisory Services Leader for sub-Saharan Africa.

For the last 14 years Matt has specialized in transaction support, coordinating and executing complex cross-border sell-side and buy-side services and listings across a range of sectors and geographies including many African countries. Playing a hands-on role in deals, Matt works closely with larger corporates making inbound acquisitions into Africa as well African and international private equity clients.

Matt is a UK national, qualified Chartered Accountant and member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He has a BA (Hons) degree in Business Studies, specializing in accountancy. Matt delivers sell-side and TAS training around EY’s Europe, Middle East, India and Africa area and also speaks at conferences and the GIBS MBA program.

He has lived and worked in South Africa for the last five years and has previously been based in Switzerland ,Bermuda and the UK.