Old Mutual Alternative Investments
Who we are

Old Mutual Private Equity (OMPE) is one of the leading private equity managers in South Africa, founded in 2000 to source, invest, manage and exit private equity opportunities.

We aim to deliver superior investment returns by building a diversified portfolio of private equity investments in medium- to large companies operating predominantly in South Africa.

Collectively we have deployed in excess of *ZAR 12 B (USD 697 M) across 34 transactions since 2000, making us one of South Africa’s most established private equity managers.

*As at  30 June 2022

Our Investment Approach

Our greatest asset is our strong, home-grown team, comprising of highly experienced investment professionals. As one of the most established private equity managers in South Africa, our team has sourced, invested, managed and exited many successful investments, spanning numerous industries through various investment cycles over the last two decades.

We recognise that the successful management of private equity investments must be cognisant of the needs and priorities of all stakeholders. We view the commitment to ESG factors as part of our broader responsibility to clients, shareholders, and the communities in which we operate.

Our commitment to our Sustainable Investment Philosophy, assures we subscribe to the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goals:

  • SDG 5 Gender equality 
  • SDG 8 Decent work and economic growth 
  • SDG 10 Reduced inequalities 
  • SDG 13 Climate action SDG 16 Governance
Our Investment Approach
Our People

The diversity of our team enables different perspectives to form an insightful mosaic view of our investments, contributing to the quality of our investment process.

80% Black | 30% Black Female

Current Investments

We target those investments with potential to deliver strong long-term returns.

Realised Investments
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