Vantage has a value-add philosophy, which entails active participation in investee companies. However, the degree of involvement will depend on:
- the size and maturity of the portfolio company,
- the skills and experience of the management team, and
- the performance of the portfolio company.
To be the preferred investment partner, consistently unlocking value in an entrepreneurial manner, through long-term mutually beneficial relationships with all our stakeholders.
To consistently deliver sustainable returns to our stakeholders by identifying, structuring and managing investments.
EMBRACING TRANSFORMATION & DEVELOPMENT
Vantage is committed to rebuilding the South African business environment from both a broader community and a business perspective. We seek to develop the African continent by providing finance and advice. Vantage builds links between South African investors and corporates and businesses in the rest of Africa.
PROFESSIONALISM & INTEGRITY
Through honest and direct communication, and the ethical use of knowledge, Vantage seeks to act at all times to meet the best interests of its stakeholders. Vantage aims to build teams of likeminded professionals that share their knowledge, explore differing views, and contribute through their individual strengths.
BUILDING SUSTAINABLE RELATIONSHIPS
By collaboration, communication and decision-making, Vantage seeks to develop and sustain the trust of its stakeholders.
WEALTH FOR ALL STAKEHOLDERS
Through innovative, but educated risk taking, Vantage seeks to serve the best interests of each of its stakeholders.
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – Vantage Capital provides a €19 million mezzanine facility to Pétro Ivoire in the first-ever leveraged management buyout in Francophone West Africa.Read more
Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire – Vantage Capital accorde un financement mezzanine de 19 millions d’euros à Pétro Ivoire dans le cadre du tout premier rachat d’entreprise par son management par effet de levier jamais encore réalisé en Afrique de l’Ouest francophone.
Johannesburg, South Africa – Vumatel and Tsebo, two companies funded by Vantage Capital, were recognised as the best medium-size and large-size private equity-backed South African growth champions respectively, at the inaugural South African Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (SAVCA) 2018 Industry Awards held at Montecasino on Thursday night.Read more
Johannesburg, South Africa – Vantage Capital, Africa’s largest mezzanine debt fund manager, announced today that it has fully exited its investment in New GX Capital (“New GX”), a leading 100% black family owned investment holding company in South Africa.Read more