Looking forward to 2016 – After a successful 2015, Novitas is looking forward to bringing some exciting new deals to the market in the New Year


• Corporate finance services & strategic advice to mid-sized private companies (USD 5 – USD 100 million).
• Successfully completed 65 M&A and capital raise transactions.
PRESENCE IN: Cape Town, London, Dublin, Milan, Luxembourg, Singapore and Hong Kong.


• Capital Raising (Local & Offshore)
• Management Buy Outs
• Mergers & Acquisitions
• Valuations
• Corporate Restructuring
• BEE Ownership Transactions


3G Mobile

Advised on the sale of 50% of the group’s shares to a consortium of private investors; jointly arranged by Novitas and Capital Management Africa.
Lombard Insurance Group
SALE: Advixed on the sale of Momentum SCA to Atlantic Fund Service, creating a significant global distribution platform with over EUR 3.5 billion under administration.
Montic Sonnendal
MERGER: Handled the merger of Montic Dairy & Sonnendal Dairies, creating a ZAR 1 billion dairy processing business.
CAPITAL RAISE: Raised ZAR 27 billion in asset finance to fund the merged group’s capital expansion programme.
Equipos Simcorp
SALE: Advised on the EUR 10 million sale of Equips to SimCorp, supporting SimCorp’s single product platform strategy.
Surtee Group Surtee Group
SALE: Sold the South African franchise of Paul Smith, including all assets and infrastructure to The Power of Trading (part of Surtee Group).
CORPORATE RESTRUCTURING: Advised on the restructuring of advertising company, FoxP2, to facilitate the exit of one of the founding shareholders.


  • GROWTH CAPITAL RAISE for a Heavy Commercial Vehicle fleet financing business
  • TRADE SALE of IT services provider
  • STRATEGIC SALE of digital agency in the mobile solutions space
  • STRATEGIC SALE of mobile device distributor (top 10 in Africa)
  • MBO of a film production company
  • ADVISING on the international expansion of an integrated fire management solutions provider

CONTACT INFORMATION: [email protected] / [email protected] | +27 21 701 3910 | www.novitas.co.za