• Imbewu (which means “seed” in Zulu) Capital Partners (Pty) Ltd (“Imbewu”) is a black-owned and controlled private equity and investment holding company. Imbewu invests, structures and raises funding for management buy outs, leveraged buy outs and strategic Black Economic Empowerment (BEE) transactions in partnership with management teams and shareholders.
  • The Imbewu management team has extensive experience in private equity and investment banking. The executives have the expertise required to identify attractive investment opportunities, design and implement appropriate transaction structures and add value to the underlying investments. The executives have experience in business strategy, implementation of corporate governance guidelines and transformation strategy and have built an extensive business network over the years.
  • Imbewu has a track record of leading and managing complex equity transactions and consortiums. Imbewu is further strengthened by its non-executive directors who collectively have operated at the highest level in business and have complementary skills and networks.


Imbewu’s vision is to be a world class private equity and investment holding business while simultaneously contributing positively to the economic growth and transformation of the South African economy.


Imbewu fully embraces the values outlined below in all its business dealings with all stakeholders.
• Partnership
• Integrity
• Excellence
• Respect
• Empathy


Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association

DCC Certificate

Imbewu Capital Partners is an active member of: the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry; and Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association.