WELCOME TO
ITAI CAPITAL

Our objective is to foster inclusive growth through partnerships and to provide independent as well as bespoke advise.

Itai Capital operates
through two divisions

Itai Investments

Focus on balance sheet opportunities on a deal-by-deal basis

Itai Advisory

Corporate Finance Advisory, on a selective basis to maximise value-add for our clients.

About Us

Itai Capital is an investment holding and boutique advisory firm founded by Ernest Kwinda in 2016. Ernest co-founded Proximity Advisory (previously Identity Advisory) as an independent advisory offering of Itai Capital. In 2022, Proximity Advisory activities merged into Itai Capital in order to pursue a single brand strategy. Itai Capital’s primary focus is on principal investments and on a selective basis advisory on corporate finance transactions.

Our Corporate Finance Services

MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS

Disposals and Acquisitions, Transaction Structuring, Restructuring, Corporate Restructurings, Leveraged and Management Buy-Outs and Employee Share Ownership Schemes

EQUITY
ADVISORY

Initial Public Offerings,
Rights Issues,
Share Placements,
Share Repurchases and
Acquisition Financing Strategies

BLACK ECONOMIC EMPOWERMENT

BEE Ownership, Transaction Structuring and Implementation, BEE Partner Selection, Employee Ownership Schemes and Community Trusts Advisory

TRANSACTION SERVICES AND RESTRUCTURING

Valuations,
Commercial Due Diligence and
Corporate Restructuring

Why Choose Us

Experience

A highly experienced team, with significant experience in advising on complex and innovative transaction as well as experience in the resources sector

B-BBEE Experts

Members of the team have collectively advised on a significant number of B-BBEE deals concluded in South Africa

Independent

Independent advice with limited potential for conflict

Structuring Experts

Access to the required structuring expertise through our partners

“Itai Capital has successfully worked alongside established investment banks and advisory firms”

Itai Capital seeks to partner with companies who share the same value system and who aim to foster inclusive growth for South Africa. Our approach is to identify value accretive and impactful opportunities and by leveraging our readily available network of financiers and equity providers to unlock opportunities that meet our investment criteria.

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