Yesthiel Singh is the General Counsel and Company Secretary at IQ Business (Pty) Ltd, the leading independent management consulting firm in South Africa. He is responsible for attending to all legal matters within the business as well as the statutory duties of the Company Secretary.
Prior to that Yesthiel served as Group Legal Officer and Assistant Company Secretary at Cartrack Holdings Limited, a JSE listed multinational company. He was primarily responsible for the legal function of the Group (together with the Group Head of Legal) and assisted with the implementation and enforcement of good corporate governance and regulatory compliance practices throughout the Group.
From January 2013 until May 2015, Yesthiel was employed at Continental Outdoor Media (now JC DeCaux), the largest outdoor media company in Africa, where he worked in the Legal department. He was then placed in a management role, wherein he managed and supervised the “Site Rental Department”. Yesthiel’s role at Continental was primarily legal, but he engaged in various other aspects of the business which allowed him to develop his skills and business acumen.
Yesthiel was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa in March 2012 and went on to work at Arvin Singh Attorney’s as an Associate until December 2012.
Yesthiel obtained an LLB degree at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal in 2009 and went on to complete his articles of clerkship at JH Nicolson Stiller and Geshen Attorneys from 2010 - 2012.