Umbono Capital is a niche investment group focused on African, North American and European natural resources, private equity and venture capital investment.
Umbono's investment management team are divided into our two primary office locations – Houston, Texas covering our North American and European portfolio holdings and Johannesburg, South Africa focussing on African investments and operations. Our oil and gas team is largely based in Houston, Texas while our mining (hard rock) focussed team is largely based in Johannesburg, South Africa. Umbono also maintains a representative office in Frankfurt, Germany.
Umbono is privately owned by the 6 director-principals.Some milestones in our history: