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Here are some of our clients who rely on our project management expertise.

DEG
DEG, member of KfW Bankengruppe (KfW banking group), finances investments of private companies in developing and transition countries. As one of Europe’s largest development finance institutions, it promotes private business structures to contribute to sustainable economic growth and improved living conditions.

DEG

Mondi Forests
Mondi owns or leases 380,000 hectares of land in South Africa, of which 243,000 hectares is planted with hardwoods (e.g. eucalyptus) and softwoods (e.g. pine and spruce). We also lease and manage 2.1 million hectares of mainly softwood forests in Russia. This makes us potentially 60% self-sufficient.

Mondi Forests

Komatiland Forests
Komatiland Forests (KLF) owns and manages the prime softwood saw log forestry assets in the Mpumalanga, Limpopo and KwaZulu-Natal provinces of South Africa. KLF came about through the restructuring of the commercial forestry assets of the Department of Water Affairs and Forestry (DWAF) and South African Forestry Company Ltd (SAFCOL). The company boasts a long and profitable history with its plantations already in rotation. An integral part of the South African Forestry Industry since the early 1900s, Komatiland Forests commenced operations as an independent business unit in November 2001. The principal objective of the company is the long term and sustainable development of its assets in line with acceptable management practices and conservation principles.

Komatiland Forests

National Empowerment Fund
The NEF’s role is to support BB-BEE. As the debate concerning what constitutes meaningful and sustainable BB-BEE evolves, the NEF anticipates future funding and investment requirements to help Black individuals, communities and businesses achieve each element of the Codes of Good Practice. These include a focus on preferential procurement, broadening the reach of Black equity ownership, transformation in management and staff and preventing the dilution of Black shareholding.

National Empowerment Fund

RMB
RMB is a diversified financial services brand encompassing investment banking, fund management, private wealth management and advisory services. All businesses in the RMB brand stable form part of the wider FirstRand Group.

RMB

Sappi
Sappi Forests has some 527,000 hectares of land under direct and indirect management, of which 380,000 hectares are forested. More than 34 million tons of timber stands on this land. Sappi’s owned plantations provide 70% of the wood needs of our Southern African businesses.

Sappi

Export Trading Co.Ltd. (Tanzania)
Through our extensive infrastructure of warehouses and partnerships with farmers, Export Trading Company purchases commodities at farm gate, cleans, processes, markets and mobilizes to meet the needs of the international market. Proven competencies and investments in the areas of Procuring, Warehousing and Logistics have enabled Export Trading Company to provide a comprehensive basket of services at every stage of the supply chain. We continue to increase our investments and infrastructure with particular emphasis to creating partnerships with farmers through supply of farm inputs and contract farming.

Export Trading Co.Ltd. (Tanzania)

BedrockMS
As we stand today these are Bedrock’s vital statistics:
We operate primarily in mining support , dunnage and palette and crating markets
Number of employees: 2 000 employees
Timber production: volumes: 500, 000 tons
Major contracts with Anglo platinum; Gold Fields and Lonmin
Geographic footprint: Mills from Louis Trichardt in the north; along the entire timber belt to Northern Natal...
Skills: a great mixture of experience and; professionalism makes this team an unbeatable one!

BedrockMS

Standard Bank
Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. The Corporate & Investment Banking division provides banking, finance, trading, investment, risk management and advisory services to larger corporates, financial institutions and international counterparties in developing economies around the world. We have specific sector expertise in industries relevant to our global footprint, with strong sector value propositions in: mining & metals; oil, gas & renewables; telecommunications & media; power & infrastructure; agribusiness and Financial Institutions.

Standard Bank

Agri-Vie
Agri-Vie is a private equity investment fund focused on agribusiness in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The fund’s mission is to generate an above average investment return, as well as demonstrable socio-economic development impacts through equity investments in agribusinesses.
The fund’s vision is to be a catalyst for sustainable growth through investing in one of the foundation sectors of Africa’s economies. The fund seeks to realise this vision through deploying development capital and management know-how according to sound investment and business principles.

Agri-Vie

York Timbers
York Timber Holdings Limited (“York”) is a forest products enterprise. The company was incorporated in 1916 and has been listed on the JSE since 1946.

York Timbers

APSD (Ghana)
APSD has been established by Erling Lorentzen, in association with Helge Pedersen and Finn Tvede Jacobsen, to promote and facilitate forestry-based industrial investments in Africa.

APSD (Ghana)

Borneo Pulp & Paper (Malaysia)
APP has formed a joint venture with the Sarawak Timber Industry Development Corporation, under a new company, Borneo Pulp and Paper Sdn Bhd (BPP). The new company will implement the construction of a 866 250 ADt/a bleached hardwood kraft pulp mill at a site near Bintulu in Sarawak.

Borneo Pulp & Paper (Malaysia)

Merensky
Merensky plantations comprise both pine and eucalyptus, totaling ca 74,000 hectares, across South Africa. Our plantations are the largest privately owned managed on a sawlog rotation. Adhering to and often exceeding local and international standards for environmentally sustainable forestry management practices; the Merensky plantations continue to provide the highest quality timber to both the local and international markets.

Merensky

BTG Pactual
BTG Pactual brings more than 30 years of experience to the management of 1.7 million acres of commercial timberlands in Latin America, the USA, Europe and Africa, representing assets and commitments of nearly US$3 billion.

BTG Pactual

Stoneguard Group
At Silva Ortus, we believe that to be a truly sustainable company we must look beyond regulatory compliance to mitigate our environmental and social impact. In fact, equally balancing environmental, social and economic responsibilities is fundamental to Silva Ortus’ long-term competitiveness.

Stoneguard Group

Negris Group
The Negris Group was established about three and a half decades ago originally as Capital Equipment Company Limited. Today, Negris provides integrated energy solutions through its Strategic Business Units to the oil, gas, energy and industrial sectors of the Nigerian economy.

Negris Group

Quantum Global
We have strong African roots and a global outlook and we are working hard to earn the mantle of being the partner of choice for African investors seeking global opportunities and for international investors seeking partnerships inside Africa. Discreet and highly professional, we work with Central Banks, Sovereign Wealth Funds and other world leading institutions, harnessing our specialist knowledge of Africa and our superior investment and technical credentials. We are inspired by our African heritage and strengthened by the values of our founders: humility, professionalism, honesty, courage and passion.

Quantum Global