Clients

Bravura goes above and beyond to provide targeted solutions for clients.

Our portfolio includes prominent listed and unlisted companies across various sectors.

Efficient Group Limited
Equity Capital Raise – 2019

Bravura acted as the exclusive corporate advisor to Efficient Group Limited with regard to raising equity capital from Apis Partners LLP.

Transaction Value: R125m

Gert Schoonbee Beleggings (Pty) Ltd
B-BBEE and Capital Raise – 2019

Bravura acted as exclusive financial advisor to the Gert Schoonbee Beleggings (Pty) Ltd (“Schoonbee”) group of companies. Schoonbee contributed two existing operational farms, and Thebe Investment Corporation (Pty) Ltd contributed equity for the establishment of additional citrus and grape developments. In addition, senior debt and mezzanine funding was raised to fund the developments.
As a result, a Black owned farming initiative was established, which comprises 208 ha of grapes and 175 ha of citrus.

Transaction Value: Undisclosed

Dawn Commodity Trading (Pty) Ltd
M&A Disposal – 2018

Bravura acted as exclusive financial advisor to Dawn Commodity Trading (Pty) Ltd, for the disposal of their investment in Mainland Real Estate Limited (“Mainland”). Mainland has a primary listing on the Official Market of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius Ltd and a secondary listing on the Alternative Exchange of the JSE Limited. Mainland was sold to wholly-owned subsidiaries of PT Lippo Karawaci Tbk, an entity listed on the Indonesia Stock Exchange.

Transaction Value: R24.1m

Chibuku Products Limited
M&A and Capital Raising – 2018

Bravura acted as exclusive financial advisor to the Bowler Consortium and assisted them in raising capital from a mezzanine funder (Ethos Mezzanine Partners 3) with regard to their acquisition of 50.4% of AB InBev’s Chibuku Products Limited in Malawi.

Transaction Value: US$17.5 m

Bidvest Namibia Limited
M&A Disposal – 2018

Bravura acted as corporate and financial advisor to Bidvest Namibia Limited (the holding company for the Bidvest Group Limited’s interest in Namibia), in their disposal of Bidvest Namibia Fisheries Holdings (Pty) Ltd. Bidvest Namibia Fisheries is the majority shareholder of Namsov Fishing Enterprises (Pty) Ltd, a leading enterprise in fishing and fish processing in Namibia and was acquired by Tunacor Fishing Limited, the first ever fully Namibian owned fishing company.

Transaction Value: N$ 190m

Efficient Group Limited
Debt Capital Raising – 2018

Bravura acted as corporate advisor to Efficient Group Limited with regard to raising debt as part funding for the Profit Share Transaction.

Transaction Value: R240m

Efficient Group Limited
Related Party Transaction – 2018

Bravura acted as joint corporate advisor to Efficient Group Limited with regard to the cancellation of a Profit Share Agreement with a Related Party.

Transaction Value: R480m

Efficient Group Limited
Convertible Loan Raising – 2018

Bravura acted as corporate advisor to Efficient Group Limited with regard to raising a Convertible Loan instrument as part funding for the Profit Share Transaction.

Transaction Value: R158.183m

Westbrooke Investments (Pty) Ltd
M&A Disposal – 2018

Bravura acted as deal originator to Westbrooke Investments (Pty) Ltd in their disposal of Forge Group’s Industrial division, comprising Allied Putziger (Pty) Ltd (trading as Toolquip and Allied), F and H Machine Tools (Pty) Ltd and Belt Brokers (Pty) Ltd (“The Forge Industrial Group”) to Invicta Holdings Limited. The Forge Industrial Group comprises of importers and distributors of engineering related products (Toolquip and Allied), machining tools (F and H Machine Tools) and industrial conveyer belting and related components (Belt Brokers). It operates through eleven branches countrywide, including three distribution centres in Gauteng.

Transaction Value: Undisclosed

Tower Property Fund Limited
Strategic Equity Capital Raising – 2018

Bravura acted as advisor to Tower Property Fund Limited, a JSE listed Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), on strategic matters linked to its offshore property portfolio based in Croatia and the introduction of suitable equity investors. Bravura identified and introduced Oryx Properties Limited, a property loan stock company listed on the Namibian Stock Exchange. This resulted in a total investment by Oryx of R300 million, structured as a R200 million sell-down by Tower in the offshore portfolio and a R100 million equity cash injection into a newly formed offshore entity holding the portfolio.

Transaction Value: R300m

Westbrooke Investments (Pty) Ltd
M&A Disposal – 2018

Bravura acted as the financial advisor to Forge Group (Pty) Ltd, a subsidiary of Westbrooke Investments (Pty) Ltd, in their disposal of Tecsa (Pty) Ltd (“TecsaReco”). TecsaReco is South Africa’s leading importer and value added distributor of domestic appliance parts, domestic and commercial refrigeration components and air conditioning. TecsaReco was acquired by Swedish multinational refrigeration group Beijer Ref AB.

Transaction Value: >R400m

PG Group (Pty) Ltd
Restructuring and B-BBEE – 2018

Bravura acted as financial advisor to PG Group (Pty) Ltd, a leading producer, distributor and installer of automotive and building glass solutions. The group restructuring and 10% B-BBEE ownership transaction for the South African operations enables the empowering of a broad-base of beneficiaries through an internally leveraged structure.

Transaction Value: Undisclosed

Zentosa Capital Limited
Listing – 2018

The listing of Zentosa Capital Limited on the Development & Enterprise Market (“DEM”) of the SEM which marked the successful listing of the first international issuer (i.e. foreign company) on the DEM.

Transaction Value: $124 709 900 

ARC Investments
JSE Listing – 2017

Bravura acted as joint financial advisor on the primary listing of African Rainbow Capital Investments Limited, a subsidiary of African Rainbow Capital, onto the JSE.

Transaction Value: R4.3bn