INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO


VISION

To be the company of choice in diversified energy investments in Sub-Saharan Africa


STRATEGIC OBJECTIVES AND INVESTMENT PHILOSOPHY

The overriding objectives of the group are to invest in quality opportunities in the industrial sectors that are aligned to:



The investment philosophy adopted is any one of the following:

  • A controlling equity share with key executives remaining.
  • A minority share if it is of strategic importance.
  • A partnership approach as a skilled BEE partner.
  • Developing new businesses where we have competencies.
  • Leveraging off Black Industrialists Program Funding where applicable.

Reatile is a long-term investor with no prescribed exit strategy, investing in people to develop the strategy.


INVESTMENT HISTORY




ENERGY PORTFOLIO


The Reatile Group’s vision is to be a leading player across the entire value chain in the Energy Sector and ultimately to be renowned in Sub-Saharan Africa for providing energy solutions in our chosen sectors.

Reatile is currently invested in TRADITIONAL FOSSIL FUELS such as Liquified Petroleum Gas (Easigas) and Natural Gas (Egoli Gas and CNG Holdings), as well as RENEWABLE ENERGY specifically in Solar Power (6 solar photo-voltaic projects in REIPP Round 4 455MW). Future investments in greener alternatives such as Energy Supply Services, Upstream Equity Investments (MRDP), and Equity Participation in national G2P are being targeted.









CHEMICAL AND PETROLEUM PORTFOLIO


The Reatile Group’s strategy is to operate across the value chain in the petroleum industry and ultimately to acquire a Strategic Equity Investment in a Refinery & Distribution Network in South Africa to be an integrated Petroleum Company operating in Africa.

Reatile is currently invested in storage (VOPAK) and is looking to partner with companies on distribution and retail as future investments.







STRATEGIC PARTNERS



The Standard Bank of South Africa held a 35% share in Reatile Group until December 2015. SBSA continues to be a funding partner to Reatile Group.

SBSA
Nedbank is a funding partner to Reatile Group. In 2019 Nedbank concluded a re-financing deal of R1.2bn for Reatile Expansion.

Nedbank
The IDC is a 38.64% shareholding in CNG Holdings, in which Reatile Energy (Pty) Ltd owns 25.01%. In addition, the IDC historically contributed to the funding within Egoli Gas (Pty) Ltd.

IDC


Engen Petroleum Limited is a 40% shareholder in Reatile Gaz (Pty) Limited (since 2006), which merged with Easigas (Pty) Limited in 2016.

Engen
Reatile Gaz (Pty) Ltd merged with Easigas (Pty) Ltd in 2016. The merged operation is owned 55% by Rubis Energie SAS (France) and 45% by Reatile Gaz (Pty) Ltd.

Rubis
Moore was appointed as Corporate Financial Advisor to Reatile in 2021.

Moore


Reatile Group is a proud member of the South African Photovoltaic Association (SAPVIA) a member-led organisation formed with the express purpose of delivering a solar PV powered future for South Africa.

SAPVIA