Espin Capital is a South African based mid-market private equity firm that was founded in 2015. The firm invests in cash generative businesses in South Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa that have a clearly defined niche market, good growth prospects and formidable management teams. Espin Capital is able to provide access to acquisition and growth capital for businesses that are looking to grow.
Espin Capital is a 100% black owned entity and 60% black women owned. With sustainability and growth being key focus areas of the firm’s investments, Espin Capital’s BEE credentials facilitate the seamless introduction of BEE policies at the shareholding and employment equity levels of its investee companies.
As a long term investor, Espin Capital seeks to establish long term, mutually beneficial relationships with its business partners. Espin Capital does not have any pressures to exit investments within predetermined time horizons and can hold investments indefinitely.
As a private equity firm, the mission of Espin Capital is to: