African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited (AEEI, the Company or the Group) completed the final year of its five-year strategy this year. This 2019 integrated report reflects our achievements, our successes and our journey towards realising our Vision 2020 Vision.
HOW TO READ THIS REPORT
Our integrated report provides information that enables our stakeholders to make an informed assessment of our ability to create sustainable value. The aim of this report is to clearly and concisely tell the story of AEEI, who we are, what we do and how we create value. This report documents our strategy, business model, opportunities and risks as well as our performance against our strategic objectives and governance, in a way that gives stakeholders a holistic view of the Group and our future prospects.
This abridged integrated report is supplemented by our full suite of online publications, which caters for the diverse needs of our stakeholder base and includes the:
Our online report | Full corporate governance report | Full sustainability report | Full responsible investments repor | Full consolidated annual financial statements | AEEI King IV Governance Register 2019 (King IV™) | Notice to the annual general meeting
These can be accessed on our website: www.aeei.co.za.
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Chief executive officer’s report
Khalid Abdulla | Chief executive officer
FOR SUSTAINABLE OUTCOMES
African Equity Empowerment Investments Limited is a leading black economic empowered JSE-listed company that creates value for its stakeholders through its innovative and sustainable business model, concise strategy, diverse product portfolio, and through our subsidiaries, associates and strategic investments – all complemented by our experienced and empowered leadership team that focuses on our communities and stakeholder wealth creation.Read more
PRODUCTS AND SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE GROUP
WHERE WE OPERATE
AEEI’s primary market remains in South Africa and we continue to expand our footprint into the rest of Africa. Outside South Africa we have a market presence in Asia, Europe, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Spain, the UK, the USA, Ghana, Uganda, Zambia, Cameroon, Tanzania, Nigeria, Namibia, Kenya, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Ethiopia, Lesotho, Eswatini (previously Swaziland), Malawi, Mauritius, SADC region, East Africa, Middle East, West Africa and the Ivory Coast.