Global Capital Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

Global Capital’s most common sectors for investment are chemicals (13%) and distribution (13%). The Firm’s most common investment types include stake purchase (75%) and growth capital (13%). In total, Global Capital has invested in 1 US state and 2 different countries.

The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (50%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity10
    • M&A Buy Activity8
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 8
  • Total Countries Invested 2
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Global Capital (Pty) Ltd.

21 West Street, Houghton,
Johannesburg, 2198
South Africa
+(27) 11 728 0255
www.glocapital.com
info@glocapital.com

Global Capital is a publicly traded South African investment banking and private equity firm. The Firm's private equity arm looks to make investments in a variety of sectors and focuses on companies generating at least R50 million in revenues and R10 million in profits. Global Capital dates back to 1995 and is based in Johannesburg.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Building Materials, Business Services, Chemicals, Communications, Construction, Distribution, Electrical Equipment, Financial Services, Food, Gaming, Information Technology, Infrastructure, Leisure, Manufacturing, Marketing, Medical Products, Metals/Mining, Restaurants, Retail, Safety/Security, Software

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Growth Capital, Stake Purchase

Geographic Preferences: Africa

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue 50 -
Target EBITDA 10 -
Investment Size - -
Enterprise Value - -
values in millions of ZAR

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 8 - - - - - 8
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  10

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Connecture, Inc. 2014-12-12 - IPO
Brookfield, Wisconsin · www.connecture.com
Process Pipe 2012-07-01 - Stake Purchase
Sebenza, South Africa · www.processpipe.co.za
Impala Bolt and Nut SA (PTY) LTD 2011-11-01 - Stake Purchase
Germiston, South Africa · www.impalabolt.co.za
BCE Foodservice Equipment (Pty) Ltd 2010-11-01 - Add-on Acquisition
Johannesburg, South Africa · www.bce.co.za
Consolidated Infrastructure Group Ltd 2010-03-01 - PIPE
Johannesburg, South Africa · www.ciglimited.co.za
Cell Network (Pty) Ltd. 2009-12-01 - Stake Purchase
Centurion, South Africa · www.cnw.co.za
Knox Titanium Vault Co (Pty) Ltd. 2009-08-01 - Stake Purchase
Johannesburg, South Africa · www.knoxvault.co.za
KNR Flat Rock (Pty) Ltd. 2006-06-01 - Stake Purchase
Johannesburg, South Africa · www.knrflatrock.co.za
Pilot Crushtec (SA) (Pty) Ltd 2005-01-01 - Stake Purchase
Boksburg, South Africa · www.pilotcrushtec.com
Connecture, Inc. 2004-03-26 - Growth Capital
Brookfield, Wisconsin · www.connecture.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Chemicals 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Distribution 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Infrastructure 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Manufacturing 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Metals/Mining - - 1 (13%) -
Restaurants 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Safety/Security 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Software - - 1 (13%) -
Total 6 - 8 -

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
South Africa 6 (100%) - 7 (88%) -
United States - - 1 (13%) -
  Wisconsin - - 1 (13%) -
Domestic 6 (100%) - 7 (88%) -
Cross-border - - 1 (13%) -
Total 6 - 8 -

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Stake Purchase 5 (83%) - 6 (75%) -
Growth Capital - - 1 (13%) -
PIPE 1 (17%) - 1 (13%) -
Total 6 - 8 -

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
IPO 1 (50%) -
Trade Sale 1 (50%) -
Total 2 -

M&A Connections

Deals %
Exited to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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