Sphere’s management team holds a 53% share in the organisation while leading financial institutions Rand Merchant Bank, Sanlam Private Equity and Eskom Pension & Provident Fund hold a 40% share. A further 7% stake in the company is shared by the following charitable groups:
DISABILITY EMPOWERMENT CONCERNS TRUST (DEC)
DEC was established in 1996 by seven major South African NGOs and represents approximately 5 million people with disabilities.
DITIKENI INVESTMENT COMPANY LIMITED
Ditikeni is an investment holding company that provides financial sustainability for 21 NGOs.
THE STUDENT SPONSORSHIP PROGRAMME (SSP)
SSP offers scholarships to previously disadvantaged students to attend Johannesburg’s best high schools.