Web Africa Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1997

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 60,000

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Corporate

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 3

Web Africa General Information

Description

Provider of internet services in South Africa. The comapny offers home and business asymmetric digital subscriber lines, cloud-based virtual private servers and services like web designing and domains and web hosting to its customers.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Connectivity Products
Other Industries
Internet Service Providers
Corporate Office
  • Post Office Box 8116
  • Roggebaai
  • Cape Town, 8012
  • South Africa
+27 0860 000 000

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Web Africa Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Web Africa Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Provider of internet services in South Africa. The comapny offers home and business asymmetric digital subscriber lines,
Connectivity Products
Cape Town, South Africa
60,000 As of 2019
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Gqeberha, South Africa
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London, United Kingdom
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Web Africa Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Axxess DSL Corporate Backed or Acquired Gqeberha, South Africa 000000&0
Liquid Intelligent Technologies Private Equity-Backed London, United Kingdom 0000 00000 00 000000
Seacom (Internet Service Providers) Private Equity-Backed Cape Town, South Africa 000 00000 000000000 00000
Bharti Airtel Lanka Pending Transaction (M&A) Colombo, Sri Lanka 000000&0
Safaricom Corporate Backed or Acquired Nairobi, Kenya 0000 00000 00000000000 00000
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Web Africa Executive Team (5)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sean Nourse Chief Executive Officer
Rupert Bryant Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
Alan Kirton Chief Technology Officer
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Web Africa Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Web Africa Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Web Africa Acquisitions (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
MWEB Connect 26-Sep-2023 0000000000 Internet Service Providers 0000 0000
Serve-Hosting 01-Mar-2016 0000000000 Systems and Information Management 000 00000
Nexus ISP 02-Oct-2015 Merger/Acquisition Connectivity Products
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Web Africa Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
MWEB Connect Internet Service Providers Cape Town, South Africa 0000
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Web Africa FAQs

  • When was Web Africa founded?

    Web Africa was founded in 1997.

  • Who is the founder of Web Africa?

    Matthew Tagg and Rupert Bryant are the founders of Web Africa.

  • Who is the CEO of Web Africa?

    Sean Nourse is the CEO of Web Africa.

  • Where is Web Africa headquartered?

    Web Africa is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • What is the size of Web Africa?

    Web Africa has 60,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Web Africa in?

    Web Africa’s primary industry is Connectivity Products.

  • Is Web Africa a private or public company?

    Web Africa is a Private company.

  • What is Web Africa’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Web Africa is 000000.

  • Who are Web Africa’s investors?

    Smartcom has invested in Web Africa.

  • Who are Web Africa’s competitors?

    Axxess DSL, Liquid Intelligent Technologies, Seacom (Internet Service Providers), Bharti Airtel Lanka, and Safaricom are some of the 8 competitors of Web Africa.

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