Mail & Guardian Overview

  • Founded
  • 1985
Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 172
Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO
  • Investors
  • 1

Mail & Guardian General Information

Description

Operator of a publishing agency intended to provide news about South Africa and the world. The company's provides news and articles on a subscription basis that are related to various fields like business, sports, health and art and culture, enabling users to have insightful information about current news.

Contact Information

Website
Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Venture Capital-Backed
Primary Industry
Publishing
Other Industries
Application Software
Information Services (B2C)
Primary Office
  • Post Office Box 91667
  • Auckland Park
  • Johannesburg, 2006
  • South Africa
+27 011 000 0000
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Mail & Guardian Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
4. Buyout/LBO 12-Dec-2017 Completed Generating Revenue
3. Debt - General 01-Jan-2003 Completed Generating Revenue
2. Merger/Acquisition Completed Generating Revenue
1. Merger/Acquisition 01-Jan-1990 Completed Generating Revenue
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Mail & Guardian Executive Team (3)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Hoosain Karjieker Chief Executive Officer
Taahir Hoorzook Chief Financial Officer
Khadija Patel Editor in Chief
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Mail & Guardian 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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Mail & Guardian Former Investors (2)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Guardian Media Group Corporation Majority 000 0000 000000 0
Trevor Ncube Angel (individual) Majority 000 0000 000000 0
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Mail & Guardian Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 0000000000 ( 01-Jan-2015 000000000 00000 00 Buildings and Property
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