www.meerkat.co.za Meerkat is a 90% black-owned, registered financial services provider founded by David O’Brien. Meerkat as a business has the vision to build a suite of cost effective financial solutions for low-income consumers in South Africa that would serve as part of a plan to help consumers get out of the debt trap and achieve their financial goals, through smart planning and co-operation. To this end, Meerkat currently offers a Debt Counselling service which addresses the prevalence of the debt burden among low-income individuals in South Africa and also offers a Credit Life insurance product, which looks to replace predatory and opaque credit life insurance products in the market.
www.bopamoruo.co.za Bopa Moruo is a South African mid-market private equity firm focused on generating long-term capital appreciation by investing in profitable and growing businesses led by strong management teams. Bopa Moruo has an experienced team with a demonstrated track record of raising capital, managing capital, deploying capital and managing investments within a disciplined investment strategy and robust investment process.