Sphere Holdings investors benefit from DFM’s strong growth

Following an investment period of almost five years in DFM, Sphere initiated a formal exit process in late 2011. After a tender process, the preferred bidder Horizon Equity made a successful offer for the business and completed of the transaction in June 2012. Strong growth along with the fact that DFM’s margins and cash generation […]

Sphere Holdings leads merger between Target Cranes and Babcock

Sphere Holdings was instrumental in conceiving and executing the merger between portfolio company Target Cranes and the plant hire business of Babcock International Group in Africa to form the 2nd largest mobile crane hire business in the country. Now called Babcock Target Plant Services, the new company will benefit from enhanced management skills and capacity, […]

Real investments get better over time

Sphere Holdings is proud to announce the acquisition of a 36% interest in BBD, South Africa’s leading bespoke software development house. In an act of renewed commitment to the partnership, this transaction further cements the successful six year relationship between the two businesses that has driven significant value creation for current and former shareholders, customers […]