Private equity and venture capital funding to accelerate your growth

The Lone Bull Group is a South African private equity and venture capital funding firm. We focus our spotlight on shape-shifting entrepreneurs who want to grow their businesses.

Do you aspire to create a solid, sustainable and profitable business that achieves your financial goals, creates stability for your employees and the people around your business?

Our mission is to create long-term value for our investors through the careful stewardship of their capital. We invest across industries in both established and growth-oriented asset classes in private equity, real estate and financial services.

We like to play a vital role in helping companies realise their growth potential. We uncover and unlock value by identifying great companies with untapped potential and enhancing their performance.

 
Lone Bull Group

Why Lone Bull Group?

We started from humble beginnings and know first hand what it will take to reach your business goals. We seek to build lasting partnerships underpinned by trust and credibility.

 

Types of funding for equity partners

The Lone Bull Group adds tremendous value and opportunity for companies in our stable. We offer the following knowledge and expertise to our subsidiaries.

Property development

With an extensive track record in property development dating back to 1996, the Lone Bull Group partners with property owners and developers who want to develop their land. The Lone Bull Group offers a wealth of knowledge relating to every aspect of planning, approving, servicing, selling and building property developments.

Expansion equity funding

Whatever you’re doing, it’s working, and now it’s time to grow. We know that no matter what stage you're at in the business life cycle, to take your business to the next level, funding will be required. The Lone Bull Group provides funding for companies in our portfolio that want to catapult their growth.

Equipment assets

To stay ahead of the competition, you need the best ​​equipment to manufacture your products, provide services or used to sell, store and deliver merchandise. Lone Bull provides funding for all your capital equipment needs.

Mergers and acquisitions

Focus on the details to make a sound deal. Lone Bull provides funding finance to our equity partners for mergers and acquisitions and we assist with financial, legal, regulatory, licencing and due diligence processes.

Management buyout (MBO)

Management buyouts are an attractive option to both the management team looking to buy a business and the owner wishing to sell it. At Lone Bull we provide funding, financial and legal expertise for our subsidiaries to make their MBO a reality.

 

Private equity portfolio

We are proud of Lone Bull’s role as a positive economic catalyst for the companies in our private equity portfolio. We work to identify, invest in and enhance the value of great businesses.

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Property development
Commercial property portfolio
Hospitality
Financial services
Financial services
Food & beverage
 

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