Smollan Group Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1931

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 80,000

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • Corporate

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

  • Investments
  • 9

Smollan Group General Information

Description

Operator of a diversified marketing services company created to provide visibility, mobility and intelligence for a vast spectrum of well-loved brands. The company's specialty lies in providing field marketing, market intelligence, customer contact and brand activation services to some of South Africa's biggest companies and brands including Parmalat, Pioneer Foods, Tiger Brands and Unilever, enabling retailers and brand owners across five continents to grow through leading services in field sales and retail execution, activation, information and technology.

Contact Information

Website
www.smollan.com
Formerly Known As
Smollan Holdings
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
BPO/Outsource Services
Corporate Office
  • 15 Harthorn House, 27 Hathorn Avenue
  • Maryvale
  • Johannesburg, 2192
  • South Africa
+27 011 000 0000

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Smollan Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Smollan Group Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
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80,000 As of 2023
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Smollan Group Competitors (10)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Advantage Solutions (Irvine) Formerly PE-Backed Irvine, CA 00000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
Mosaic Sales Solutions Private Equity-Backed Irving, TX 0000 00000 000000000000 00000
Daymon Worldwide Formerly PE-Backed Stamford, CT 000 000000000000
Mktg Formerly PE-Backed Charlotte, NC 0000 000 000000&0 000
Acosta Private Equity-Backed Jacksonville, FL 00000 000.00 000000000 00
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Smollan Group Executive Team (8)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
David Smollan Chief Executive Officer
Paul Saayman Chief Financial Officer
Jeanette Hern Global Chief Financial Officer
Monique Yaffe Chief Marketing Officer
George Henderson Chief People Officer
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Smollan Group Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 0000000 Smollan Group Chairman 000 0000
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Smollan Group 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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Smollan Group Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Smollan Group Investments & Acquisitions (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Hibrido Internet Business 03-Aug-2023 0000000000 Systems and Information Management
Argility 12-Jan-2022 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software 00000 000
SweepSouth 07-Oct-2019 00000 0000 00.00 Information Services (B2C)
wiGroup Mobile Payments 30-Jan-2018 00 0000000 Financial Software 00000 000
SnapnSave 28-Aug-2017 Seed Round 00.000 Financial Software
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Smollan Group Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Hibrido Internet Business Systems and Information Management Brusque, Brazil 2013
Argility Business/Productivity Software Johannesburg, South Africa 0000
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Smollan Group Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
wiGroup Mobile Payments 30-Jan-2018 00 000000000000000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
SnapnSave 28-Aug-2017 Seed Round 00.000 Completed
  • 2 buyers
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Smollan Group FAQs

  • When was Smollan Group founded?

    Smollan Group was founded in 1931.

  • Who is the founder of Smollan Group?

    Frederick Smollan is the founder of Smollan Group.

  • Who is the CEO of Smollan Group?

    David Smollan is the CEO of Smollan Group.

  • Where is Smollan Group headquartered?

    Smollan Group is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa.

  • What is the size of Smollan Group?

    Smollan Group has 80,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Smollan Group in?

    Smollan Group’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Smollan Group a private or public company?

    Smollan Group is a Private company.

  • What is Smollan Group’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Smollan Group is 000000.

  • Who are Smollan Group’s investors?

    Advantage Solutions (Irvine) and WPP have invested in Smollan Group.

  • Who are Smollan Group’s competitors?

    Advantage Solutions (Irvine), Mosaic Sales Solutions, Daymon Worldwide, Mktg, and Acosta are some of the 10 competitors of Smollan Group.

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