Leaf Capital

Leaf Empowerment Trust

Leaf Private Equity established a trust to acquire and hold investment interests for the benefit of historically disadvantaged individuals directly or through projects. The aim is to advance and promote broad-based BEE in each investment that is made. The beneficiaries of the trust are historically disadvantaged employees of Leaf Capital and its underlying investments.


Current Holdings


Huge group

Huge Group Ltd is focused on unlocking opportunities in South Africa through the strategic acquisition and agglomeration of powerful and independently successful, yet complementary subsidiary operations.


Mediclinic is a private hospital group operating internationally which focuses on providing acute care, specialist-orientated, multi-disciplinary hospital services and related service offerings.

Milpark Education

Milpark is a leading private higher-education provider with a strong track record. Milpark focuses primarily on the management and leadership, banking and insurance industries.

Phuthuma Nathi

Leaf Private Equity, together with an investment consortium, identified an opportunity to build a significant exposure to Multichoice South Africa Holdings (MCSA), which houses the South African PayTV operations of the Multichoice group. They set up an empowered vehicle to acquire shares in the two MCSA empowerment schemes: Phuthuma Nathi 1 and Phuthuma Nathi 2.