Entries by Samantha Pokroy

Why we invested: Sanari Capital sees opportunity in South Africa’s education sector

Jaco Maritz | Africa PE News App | 23 Oct 2019 Read more’ via @Africa_PE_News. Download free app on: https://bit.ly/2SI9Ib2 Private equity firm Sanari Capital recently concluded a R28 million (about $2 million) investment in South African private education company Edulife Group, the largest independent school group in the Free State province. It currently consists […]

Sanari Capital invests in school group Edulife

Sanari Capital (“Sanari”) is pleased to announce the conclusion of its R28 million investment in education company, Edulife Group (“Edulife”). Edulife is the largest independent school group in the Free State. Founded by Koos Engelbrecht in 1998 with one school and six learners, the group has grown under the leadership of his son and current […]

Venture capital endeavours

An Extract | Originally published by SAVCA: Three Decades: The Evolution of Private Equity in South Africa 2015 Emerging signs of success With limited resourcing, the SouthAfrican venture capital industry nevertheless has delivered numerous successes, each of which highlight the potential of this market. Samantha Pokroy, founder and CEO of Sanari Capital, refers to the […]