Clayton has provided origination, deal structuring, execution and asset management for the Group since 2015 and is currently the head of assets. Prior to joining the Group, Clayton fulfilled the role of commercial finance analyst with Akzo Nobel in London, returning to South Africa as a senior financial analyst with Mondelez International covering the FMCG sector in emerging markets in sub-Saharan Africa. He then moved to Export Trading Group, where he received invaluable exposure to sub-Saharan African commercial transactions within the corporate finance sphere.