FIST – Financial Services Advisory
Deloitte Place,The Woodlands
20 Woodlands Drive
Searle is an Associate Director in the Financial Services Advisory division of Deloitte South Africa. He has been working in the financial services industry for numerous years, starting off at Investec as a market risk manager, then at Rand Merchant Bank as a quantitative analyst in the Global Markets division, and ultimately ending up at Deloitte where he is passionately involved in all quantitative aspects of valuations from derivatives pricing, hedge accounting, to the valuation of Black Economic Empowerment deals. He currently leads the Skills group for Capital Markets, performs a quality assurance role within the Valuations proposition, provides technical training and is growing the proposition among the EMEA member firms.
Searle has serviced or been involved in the audit of most of the Tier 1 banks within the South African market.