Portfolio Overview

Strategic Investments

The Group’s strategic investments consist of stakes in British Telecom Communication Services South Africa (BTSA), Saab SA (Saab) and Pioneer Food Group Limited (Pioneer Foods) (now reported under food and fishing).

Premier Fishing and Brands

Premier Fishing and Brands Limited (Premier) has been in existence since 1952 and has four operating divisions, two subsidiary companies and a number of joint venture operations. Premier is a vertically integrated Group which specialises in the harvesting, processing and marketing of fish and fish-related products.


The Technology division is comprised of businesses that are leaders in their respective niche markets, have solid client bases and achieve high levels of sustained organic growth with particular focus on the healthcare and financial services sectors and secondary focus on mobile solutions in the industrial sector as well as the solar energy arena.

Health & Beauty

This division’s mission is to become a recognised force in the South African health, pharmaceutical and cosmetics market. The companies in this division focus on professionalism, affordability and sustainability in the delivery of cost-effective and relevant solutions in both healthcare and agriculture.

Events and Tourism

This division has a cutting-edge global competitor Company in events management and travel solutions. Over the past decade, the events Company staged international music festivals throughout Africa and under their leadership; the Cape Town International Jazz Festival has been named the fourth best jazz festival worldwide.

New to this division is a medium wave commercial music radio station.

Contribution To Profit

Strategic Investments



Health & Biotheraputics

Enterprise Development