Espin Capital (Pty) Ltd

Year Fund Started 2018
Type of Fund Manager Captive Fund
Regulatory License Number n/a
Total Number of Investments to Date 1
Number of Investment Executives 1
Principal Office Address 50 Oxford Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193
Key Contact Person and Designation Olwethu Mafanya
BEE Ownership Black owned
Company Description Espin Capital is a South African based private equity investment group. The firm invests in cash generative businesses predominantly operating in South Africa that have a clearly defined niche market, good growth prospects and formidable management teams through its fund manager and investment holding businesses.
Telephone +27 83737 2983
Name of Fund Espin Capital (Pty) Ltd
Stage of Fund Fundraising
Committed Capital of Fund R500 million
Fund Structure Captive fund and investment holding
Nature of Fund Leveraged Equity portfolio, Growth Capital & expansion capital
Number of Portfolio Companies 1
Minimum Investment R20 million
Maximum Investment R1 billion
Average Current Investment Size R50 million to R150 million
Industry Preference
  • Not specified
  • General
Industry Excluded
  • Agriculture & Forestry & Fishing
  • Mining and mining related
  • Real Estate / Property
Investment Stage Preference
  • Replacement capital
  • Expansion
  • Buyout
  • Growth / Development Capital
  • Buy-in
Investment Stage Excluded
  • Start-up
  • Venture Capital
Minimum and Maximum Equity Usually Taken 20% to 90%
Geographical Preferences
  • South Africa