Mergers & Acquisitions
Unparalleled Global Reach
IMAP, with partner firms present in nearly 40 countries and total of more than 500 M&A professionals, is the World’s largest M&A partnership.
Verdant Capital is one of IMAP’s two partner firms for serving the African continent. Verdant Capital executes M&A transactions in collaboration with its 40+ IMAP partner firms globally, giving the firm unparalleled global reach to serve the middle-market in Africa.
Our services include:
- Private and public company mergers, acquisitions and divestments
- Sell-side advisory
- Buy-side advisory
- Corporate and business strategies, corporate performance, ownership and exit planning
- Responsible exits
- Valuations and fairness opinions
- Due diligence assistance
- Capital and balance sheet optimisation
- Market sector surveys & market entry strategies
- BB-BEE transactions
- Equity and debt capital raisings
Verdant Capital and the IMAP partnership have leading market positions in the middle-market M&A league tables regionally and globally.
Local Financial Advisor of the Year
2021 & 2022
Best Independent Advisory Firm
(Pan Africa) 2021 and 2020
Best Africa Fintech Capital Raising Team
2021 & 2022
Verdant Capital is a member of the EMPEA, the Emerging Market Private Equity Association, the trade body of the leading global emerging markets private equity firms, as well as leading service providers to the sector. Membership of the trade body gives Verdant Capital crucial perspectives in the execution of its M&A transactions.
Verdant Capital is a member of AVCA.
AVCA – The African Private Capital Association is the nexus of private capital in Africa, championing and enabling private capital investment in Africa.
As the pan-African industry body, AVCA plays a significant role as an effective change agent for the industry and acts as the trusted independent source of information, insight, and intelligence inspiring investor confidence; making the case for both commercial returns and impact of private capital in Africa.
AVCA represents a community of capital allocators, investors, fund managers, advisors, entrepreneurs and professional services committed to our shared vision of a prosperous Africa that is sustainable, inclusive, and innovative.