Questco Team

Who we are

The Questco team offers a powerful combination of skills to assist our clients in achieving solutions that best suit their requirements

Five of our fourteen professionals joined Questco from senior positions within large investment banks. We therefore offer the skills and experience of an investment bank coupled with the entrepreneurial flair and flexibility of a boutique.

David Austen (Director)

Tel: 011 011 9203
BSc (Min Eng), MBA

Expertise: Extensive Southern African mining experience across a wide range of commodities, Mergers and Acquisitions, BEE structuring, valuation and project management skills and strategic insights.

  • Joined Questco: 2007
  • Standard Bank, Corporate and Investment Banking, Corporate Finance Division: 2003 – 2007
  • Standard Bank, Corporate and Investment Banking, Credit Division: 2001 – 2002
  • MBA, Wits Business School: 2000 – 2001
  • Mining Engineer with De Beers: 1995 – 2000
“JSE accredited Independent Expert | All industries including Mining, Property, Banking and Insurance”