Peter Hunt-Davis

Director – Advisory

B.Com (UCT)

After spending over five years in the Project & Infrastructure team at Investec Bank in Johannesburg, Peter has been working as an independent consultant and founded PhD Capital advisory business prior to merging with Cresco Advisory in 2018.

Peter has accumulated over twenty years’ experience in Project and Structured Finance since he joined Edison Mission Energy a Global Independent Power Project developer in their London office as a senior financial analyst in 1997. Peter was involved in almost all their power projects in the UK, Turkey, Italy and Spain.

Peter concluded a number of landmark energy related transactions in the UK, Italy and Qatar, as well as being appointed on a number of lenders’ steering committees on various power projects in the UK that were facing potential liquidation after defaulting on their loan obligations.

Recently Peter completed a fixed term contract for the “The Land and Agricultural Bank of South Africa” to set up a new Structured Finance and Equity Investments division within the Bank. This was successfully completed as well as reaching financial close on a number of landmark transactions totalling almost R500 million for the Bank.

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