All of the Smart Group’s Private Equity Funds are managed by Smart T (Pty) Ltd. Smart T (Pty) Ltd is a 51% Black Women owned entity.
The Manager’s investment team has extensive experience in investment management including:
Originating, evaluating and selecting suitable investment opportunities;
Providing post investment management services;
Identifying and implementing exits at the appropriate time.
Private Equity Fund Management
Smart T has used the experience gained by its team to develop a rigorous investment process to ensure the highest standard of investment decision making.
All potential investments are subjected to a thorough due diligence investigation, comprising a review of the management, the market in which the company operates, its competitive position and risks facing the business.
POST INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Once an investment has been made, Smart T will apply the expertise and experience of its investment management team to add value to the Qualifying Company.
Some of the roles that Smart T will look at playing are:
Good corporate governance;
The review of monthly management accounts and related information to identify potential issues and opportunities;
The approval of strategic decisions, including the approval of budgets, significant investments and recruitment of senior personnel;
Monitor all costs related to the formation and management of the ownership structure of the Investment with a view to ensuring these are market related and reasonable.
Offer and provide inputs that may lead to an increase in the value of the Investment shares and/or revenues and profits generated by the Investment company.
To monitor the BBBEE Codes and related interpretation thereof, together with any amendments thereto and if required and achievable to propose amendments should it be required.