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Eazi Group

Ethos Private Equity pays $97M for control of South African equipment company Eazi Group

Ethos Private Equity Ltd. bought a 65 percent stake in South African equipment rental and sales company Eazi Group Ltd. for 1.6 billion rand ($97 million) in the fifth private-equity investment by its Ethos Fund VI in the past year.

Ethos Private Equity

Ethos Private Equity looks north to the rest of Sub-Saharan Africa as private equity shifts focus

Ethos Private Equity said it may conclude its first pan-African transaction by the end of the first quarter as South African buyout firms look for growth north of the country’s borders.

AutoZone

Ethos Private Equity acquires South African auto parts retailer AutoZone

Ethos Private Equity Ltd. bought a controlling stake in South African closely held automotive-parts retailer AutoZone, the fourth investment through its 7.9 billion-rand ($682 million) Fund VI.