Our private equity funds specialise in an active investment strategy that focuses on the provision of growth and replacement capital, preferably in control positions. To date, Ethos has made 108 investments and exited 96.
Ethos is currently capital raising for our next Large Equity fund, Ethos Fund VII, together with an innovative artificial intelligence offering, Ethos Ai Fund I. Both Funds have held their first close and are actively investing.
Ethos Mid Market Fund I closed at over R2.5bn. The Fund is already over 50% invested and continues to attract significant deal interest.
Ethos Fund VI (one of the largest pools of third-party capital in Africa with c.R8.4bn (US$800 million) in commitments) is fully invested.
In partnership with industry experts, Roger Grobler & Nic Kohler, Ethos has established an innovative AI Fund, targetting businesses that will benefit materially from AI algorithmic decision making.
Click here to read about the Fund’s first close or here to hear Roger talking about its most recent investment into TymeBank.
In LGB, Ethos identified a youthful African business with entrepreneurial flare.
Ethos Mid Market successfully closes first three investments.
Exceptional opportunities never simply glide across the skyline. They have to be identified, cultivated and – most importantly – actualised. 222