Edcon Limited

Edcon Limited

Edcon Limited

Date Founded



Edgardale,Press Avenue,Crown Mines,Johannesburg, Gauteng 2092

Type of Company



Retail: Other
Holding Companies

Company Description

Edcon Holdings Ltd. owns and operates a chain of department stores. It operates through three principal divisions: Edgars, Discount, and CAN. The Edgars division operates department stores targeted at middle-to-upper-income customers, including store chains Edgars, Edgars Active, Edgars Shoe Gallery, Boardmans, and Red Square as well as its mono-branded stores. The Discount division operates discount stores selling value merchandise targeted at lower to middle-income customers, includes store chains Jet, Legit and Jet Mart. The CNA division engages in the retailing of books and magazines in South Africa. The company was founded in 1929 and is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Executives & Employees

Chief Executive, Edgars Department Store

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director

Secretary & Chief Legal Counsel

Board of Directors

Senior Adviser at TowerBrook Capital Partners LP

Executive Officer at K2016470219 (South Africa) Ltd.

Chief Executive Officer at Rapid African Energy Holding

Chief Executive Officer & Executive Director at Edcon Limited

Former Chief Operating Officer & Executive Director at Clicks Group Ltd.

Former Chief Executive-Unsecured Lending at Absa Group Ltd.

Former Fund Advisor at Irving Place Capital Management LP

Executive Officer at K2016470219 (South Africa) Ltd.

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Recent Transactions
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Retailability Pty. Ltd. purchases Edcon (Pty) Ltd. from Edcon Limited

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Edcon Limited raised money in a private placement transaction

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Barclays Plc operates as a bank holding company that engages in the business of providing retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management services. The company operates through two divisions: Barclays UK and Barclays International. The Barclays UK division comprises the U.K. retail banking operations, U.K. consumer credit card business, U.K. wealth management business and corporate banking for smaller businesses. The Barclays International division comprises the corporate banking franchise, the investment bank, the U.S. and international cards business and international wealth management. Barclays was founded on July 20, 1896 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

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Bain Capital Private Equity seeks produce superior investment returns for their investors. To achieve this, the firm adheres to 3 fundamental principles: a high-performance culture, a value-added investment approach and leveraging their institutional advantages. They tend to focus on investments in the software, hardware, information technology, healthcare and technology-driven business services sectors. The firm evaluates potential deal opportunities based on a people-intensive, consulting-based due diligence process that analyzes a company's financial performance, market growth potential, industry attractiveness and competitive position. Based on this analysis, and through close partnership with management, Bain Capital provides the needed support to successfully implement effective business plans that include acquisition development programs, corporate capital restructuring, scalable expansions designed to leverage competitive advantages and strategies for improving operating earnings.

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