The Bidvest Group

A leading South African services, trading and distribution group

  • Established

    1988

  • Revenue

    R88.3bn

  • EBITDA

    R9.6bn

  • Funds employed

    R22.6bn

  • Market capitalisation**

    R64bn

  • Cash generated

    R13.6bn

  • B-BBEE contributor

    Level Four

  • Employees

    121,343

We operate in the areas of consumer, pharmaceutical and industrial products, financial services, freight management, office and print solutions, outsourced hard and soft services, travel services and automotive retailing.

Listed on the JSE Limited and with roots firmly established in South Africa, we consistently broaden our product offering through organic and acquisitive growth in local as well as select niche international markets.

Latest financial result

Covid-19 Corona Virus South African Resource portal

* Highlights as at 30 June 2020
** Last close

Group
strategy

A strong track record of consistent delivery, returns and growth.

STRATEGY

  • Remain confident about South Africa
  • Maximise diverse portfolio through a focus on broadening and innovating the product and service offering
  • Bolt-on acquisitions continue
  • Niche services and commercial products industries have been selected as suitable targets for international expansion
  • Invest in annuity income projects in SA

BUSINESS MODEL

  • A blend of defensive, cyclical and growth assets
  • Diversified and asset-light businesses that are strongly cash generative
  • Dominant positions in each of our markets with broad product offerings
  • Highly entrepreneurial and decentralised management and operations
  • Strong record of efficient capital allocation

OUR VALUES:
Respect, Honesty, Integrity, Accountability

Sustainability
overview

View our 2020 Environmental, Social and Governance Report
  • Level 4 B-BEE contributor.
  • R400 million COVID-19 Fund established to assist our people
  • Rolled out group-wide employee wellness program
  • Total training spend R360 million
  • 9 675 learnerships
  • R28 million spend on socio-economic programmes
  • Increased “green” electricity used and waste recycling to preserve the environment

Ethics
hotline

Free Call Landline:
0800 50 60 90
Email :
Bidvest@tip-offs.com