Thebe Investment Corporation, founded in 1992 as a pioneering black-owned company, has grown into one of South Africa’s leading investment companies, now managing assets worth more than R6-billion.




  • South Africa’s most established Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment (BBBEE) company
  • Founded in 1992 – 25year track record
  • Batho Batho Trust is the largest shareholder
  • Established by champions of social change: Nelson Mandela, Walter Sisulu, Enos Mabuza and Beyers Naude
  • Highly respected pioneer in the field of transformation with a strong emphasis on sustainable returns
  • Diversified portfolio of assets across a wide range of industries
  • Exemplary commitment to sound corporate governance – high level of compliance with King III
  • Uniquely entrepreneurial approach underpinned by a commitment to social and economic transformation
  • Driven by a commitment to serve economically marginalised communities and promote socio-economic transformation and development in South Africa
  • Actively work to promote mutually beneficial economic partnerships – developing and investing in businesses for the long-term benefit and sustainability of the community, and creating value for our stakeholders through the origination, execution, active governance and management of our investments