Media24 Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1950

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 2,971


  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 10

Media24 General Information


Operator of a media company intended to provide social content of various types. The company's activities are engaged in newspaper, magazine, digital, editorial, financial data, and book publishing activities, as well as printing, distribution and logistics, and e-commerce activities, enabling customers to avail various information through its collection of web portals.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Other Industries
Printing Services (B2B)
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • Media24 Centre
  • 40 Heerengracht
  • Cape Town, 8001
  • South Africa
+27 021 000 0000

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Media24 Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Media24 Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Operator of a media company intended to provide social content of various types. The company's activities are engaged in
Media and Information Services (B2B)
Cape Town, South Africa
2,971 As of 2020


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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Gutersloh, Germany
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Media24 Competitors (6)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Yonder Media Corporate Backed or Acquired Johannesburg, South Africa 00 000000&0
Bertelsmann Corporate Backed or Acquired Gutersloh, Germany 00000 00000000000
Kagiso Media Corporation Sandton, South Africa 0000
MediaCom (Media and Information Services) Corporation London, United Kingdom 0000
Provantage Media Group Private Equity-Backed Johannesburg, South Africa 000 000000000000
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Media24 Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ishmet Davidson Chief Executive Officer
Raj Lalbahadur Chief Financial Officer
Tobie Vermeulen Chief Information Officer
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Media24 Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
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


Similarweb Unique Visitors


Majestic Referring Domains


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Media24 Investments & Acquisitions (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Swipe iX 03-Jun-2020 0000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 000000 00
NicheStreem 15-Mar-2017 000000000 Entertainment Software 0000000 0
Strika Entertainment 01-Jan-2014 0000000000 Media and Information Services (B2B)
Rubybox 17-Sep-2013 0000000000 Personal Products 00000 000
The Natal Witness Printing & Publishing Company 14-May-2012 Merger/Acquisition Publishing
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Media24 Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Swipe iX IT Consulting and Outsourcing Durbanville, South Africa 2014
Strika Entertainment Media and Information Services (B2B) Cape Town, South Africa 0000
On the Dot (Media Logistics) Media and Information Services (B2B) Cape Town, South Africa 0000
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Media24 FAQs

  • When was Media24 founded?

    Media24 was founded in 1950.

  • Who is the CEO of Media24?

    Ishmet Davidson is the CEO of Media24.

  • Where is Media24 headquartered?

    Media24 is headquartered in Cape Town, South Africa.

  • What is the size of Media24?

    Media24 has 2,971 total employees.

  • What industry is Media24 in?

    Media24’s primary industry is Media and Information Services (B2B).

  • Is Media24 a private or public company?

    Media24 is a Private company.

  • What is Media24’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Media24 is 00000.

  • Who are Media24’s competitors?

    Yonder Media, Bertelsmann, Kagiso Media, MediaCom (Media and Information Services), and Provantage Media Group are some of the 6 competitors of Media24.

  • When was Media24 acquired?

    Media24 was acquired on 29-Jun-2017.

  • Who acquired Media24?

    Media24 was acquired by Naspers.

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