Dark Fibre Africa Overview

  • Founded
  • 2007
Founded
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 558
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private
  • Financing Rounds
  • 6
  • Investments
  • 2

Dark Fibre Africa General Information

Description

Provider of optical fiber network to telecommunications operators. The company specializes in building, installing, maintaining and financing fiber-optic networks to transmit metro and long-haul telecommunications traffic in South Africa.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Fiberoptic Equipment
Other Industries
Telecommunications Service Providers
Primary Office
  • 96 Koranna Avenue
  • Doringkloof, Gauteng
  • Centurion, 0157
  • South Africa
+27 012 000 0000
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Dark Fibre Africa Valuation & Funding

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

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Dark Fibre Africa Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Provider of optical fiber network to telecommunications operators. The company specializes in building, installing, main
Fiberoptic Equipment
Centurion, South Africa
558 As of 2021
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Curepipe, Mauritius
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Dark Fibre Africa Competitors (4)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
SA Digital Villages Private Equity-Backed Johannesburg, South Africa 000000000000
000000 Private Equity-Backed Curepipe, Mauritius 000 000000000000
0000000000 0000000 Private Equity-Backed Centurion, South Africa 000 00000 00000000000 00000
0000000 Private Equity-Backed Parkhurst, South Africa 000 000.00 000000000000 000.00
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Dark Fibre Africa Executive Team (13)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Andries Delport Executive Director, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Jacques Gryzenhout Chief Financial Officer, Excecutive Director & Board Member
Vino Govender Chief Strategy, Mergers & Acquisitions and Innovation Officer
Portia Thokoane Chief Human Capital Officer
Mmakgosi Mosupi Chief Information Officer
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Dark Fibre Africa Board Members (11)

Name Representing Role Since
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Dark Fibre Africa Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-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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Dark Fibre Africa Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Dark Fibre Africa Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00 0000000 00 01-Apr-2016 000000000 Internet Service Providers 0000000 0
Conduct Telecommunications 19-Feb-2014 Buyout/LBO Fiberoptic Equipment 0000000 0
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Dark Fibre Africa Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00 0000000 0000000 01-Apr-2016 000000000 Completed
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