RMB Private Equity

Year Fund Started Mid 1990's
Type of Fund Manager Captive
Regulatory License Number
Total Number of Investments to Date 50
Number of Investment Executives 14
Principal Office Address 11th Floor, 1 Merchant Place, Corner Fredman Drive & Rivonia Road, Sandton
Key Contact Person and Designation Cassim Motala , Andrew Aitken
BEE Ownership Black owned
Company Description RMB Private Equity is the holding company for FirstRand's private equity businesses, which comprises two local operations, RMB Ventures and RMB Corvest. RMB Ventures specialises in management buyouts/ins, BEE funding, replacement capital, acquisition and growth capital. We invest in companies with a proven track record, passionate management teams and has the ability to generate good cash flows. Our close association with RMB gives us access to the full suite of Corporate & Investment Banking products. With a a track record IRR in excess of 35%, we continue to successfully deliver value for our partners.
Telephone (011) 282 4543 & (011) 282 4658
E-mail cassim.motala@rmb.co.za
Website www.rmbventures.co.za
Name of Fund RMB Private Equity - RMB Ventures
Committed Capital of Fund Open ended
Fund Structure Captive Fund
Nature of Fund Leveraged equity portfolio
Number of Portfolio Companies 22
Minimum Investment R50 million
Maximum Investment R1 billion
Average Current Investment Size
Industry Preference
  • General
Industry Excluded
  • Agriculture & Forestry & Fishing
  • Real Estate / Property
Investment Stage Preference
  • Replacement capital
  • Expansion
  • Buyout
  • Growth / Development Capital
  • Buy-in
Investment Stage Excluded
  • Start-up
Minimum and Maximum Equity Usually Taken
Geographical Preferences
  • SADC
  • South Africa
  • East Africa
  • West Africa
  • North Africa