Marlan, who joined Thesele in October 2015, has held various executive, entrepreneurial and advisory roles in his career of more than 15 years. His expertise lies in mergers and acquisitions, renewable energy and in the oil and gas industries.
He was the CEO and co-founder of Hybrid Capital, a corporate advisory firm. Through Hybrid, he was part of the core leadership team that established Mabele Fuels, a leading bio-ethanol manufacturing company. Prior to Hybrid, Marlan was involved in several successful entrepreneurial ventures and also advised and managed various investments in the industrial, gaming and property sectors.
- BTech degree in marketing, Cape University of Technology
- BCom degree, University of Cape Town
- Postgraduate diploma in business management, University of Stellenbosch