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South African mining billionaire Patrice Motsepe, Founder and Executive Chairman of African Rainbow Minerals

South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe launches private equity firm

South African billionaire Patrice Motsepe has launched a new financial services investment company.

South African mining billionaire Patrice Motsepe, Founder and Executive Chairman of African Rainbow Minerals

Billionaire Patrice Motsepe and insurance company Sanlam partner to launch $500M private equity fund

Insurance company Sanlam and mining boss Patrice Motsepe’s company Ubuntu-Botho will invest in various industries including mining and financial services.

Ian Kirk, incoming CEO of Sanlam

South Africa's largest insurer Sanlam names insider Ian Kirk as CEO

South Africa’s biggest insurer Sanlam on Thursday named company insider Ian Kirk as its next chief executive, replacing Johan van Zyl after 12 years at helm.

Johan van Zyl, CEO, Sanlam

South Africa's biggest insurer Sanlam working on $170M of acquisitions in the rest of Africa and other emerging markets

South Africa’s biggest insurer by value Sanlam Ltd (SLMJ.J) is working on acquisitions worth over 2 billion rand ($170 million) in the rest of Africa and other emerging markets, its chief executive said on Thursday.