About us

Rob Cannavo

  • Rob is owner of Codex and is Registered and Authorized with the Financial Services Board of South Africa. He is Business Ambassador for the Chamber of Commerce of South Africa in London.
  • As trade Attache and Economic Counsellor at the South African High Commission, London 2005-2011 he played a pivotal role in business activities surrounding the the State visit to the United Kingdom in 2010. Rob participated in the regular UK-South Africa Bilateral Trade Reviews.
  • From 2011 he acted as special advisor to the British High Commission, Pretoria on Investment Projects and subsequently was employed by the South African NEF Investment Fund.

Codex Capital (Pty) Ltd Marketing manage

James Baillie

  • James brings years of expertise as an Export manager for a UK Aerospace and Defence Corporate across Europe and the Far East.
  • Serving as Trade Section investment manager at the South African High Commission London 2006 to 2014 he identified and progressed major investment in Outsourcing including legal LPO and in Oil and Gas.He was also involved in Renewable Energy.
  • He specialises in trade missions, industrial Participation Offset roundtables, major investment conferences and roadshows across the UK
  • James is a University Medallist in Export Marketing and German. He was accorded Graduate membership of the Institute of Export