We are very intentional about finding the proverbial diamond in the rough, the business that appeals to changing global trends.

Ascension Capital is a South African black owned private equity fund manager with a unique value proposition and proprietary deal flow. Considerations that inform our investment thesis include investing in businesses which enhance basic human needs (such as food security, healthcare, energy, water and sanitation) with a strong emphasis on technology.

Our culture

Ascension’s culture is about collaboration. Ascension values striving for the highest level of excellence, conducted with integrity and respect. We are people-focused and strongly believe in authentic leadership in business. We leverage off one another’s diverse skills and experience to come to effective decision making. We care about people, communities, and the environment. These, along with a desire to serve and enhance basic human needs will always be our key motivators behind our investment activities.