Investment Approach and Criteria

Medu Capital invests institutional capital in various portfolio companies.

The company seeks to partner with proven entrepreneurs and/or management teams in established businesses with the objective of developing and growing the underlying businesses.

Medu Capital has a broad experience of investing in diverse sectors. Investments of at least R50 million per transaction are made in companies operating across various sectors including basic industries, consumer goods, services, information technology, general industrials and financial services. Medu Capital acquires significant minority or majority of equity interests in portfolio companies.

Medu Capital is typically involved in a variety of transactions, including:

  • Providing long term, expansion capital to underlying businesses;
  • Partnering with proven entrepreneurs as a significant minority shareholder to facilitate a partial realisation of value and to assist in growing and developing the underlying businesses;
  • Acquisition of the whole or a majority interest in a portfolio business in partnership with new incoming management or existing management (management buy-out or management buy-in transactions); and/or
  • Companies seeking to enhance their BEE credentials


For any enquiries on potential investments, please contact:

Nhlanganiso Mkwanazi

T. +27 11 268 9140

Ernest January

T. +27 11 268 9140

Godlief Bashele

T. +27 11268 9140