Welcome to Tiso Blackstar Group SE

Tiso Blackstar Group SE is an investment company, which looks to invest in business with underlying themes of strategic market positions and strong cash flows, with a particular focus on businesses within Sub-Saharan Africa. Tiso Blackstar was incorporated in England and Wales and has its registered office and place of business in Malta and an office in London and Johannesburg. The Company is dual listed with a primary listing on AIM of the London Stock Exchange and a secondary listing on the AltX of the JSE Limited in South Africa.

Tiso Blackstar has its roots in Africa, bringing a solid capital base and an investment and operational focus on growth, return on equity, capital allocation and sustainability. Tiso Blackstar aims to become a long term partner of choice for African business owners looking to expand or exit. With no investment holding limits, Tiso Blackstar is positioned to extract value through long term partnerships with other stakeholders.

Under the leadership of Andrew Bonamour, David Adomakoh, Nkululeko Sowazi, the core investment team has a successful long-term investment track record in Africa. Strong relationships across the continent provide know-how and implementation capacity spanning a range of industries. Tiso Blackstar believes they hold all the credentials for sourcing investment opportunities and extracting value through proven entrepreneurial ability, together with alignment of underlying management.

The Tiso Blackstar Group will focus on four principal areas, comprising Media, Industrial and KTH. View our Investment Portfolio


Announcement of the acquisition of TMG and a 22.9% effective interest in KTH implemented 8 June 2015.
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