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Milestones & Awards

2009*

Award

  • Awarded the 2009 Enterprise Development Award by EES-SIYAKHA/BEESA Group

2010*

Corporate actions

  • Second Land Rover dealership
  • Repaid term loans and reduced total consolidated gearing by R606 million to 27%
  • Disposal of Emerald Risk Underwriters, AutoZone and Mica
  • Winding down and disposal of SGIP businesses
  • Recapitalisation of the Group by R1,2 billion

Awards

  • Awarded JSE’s Transport Sectors most empowered company
  • Received Top Empowerment Company – Logistics Award at the Metropolitan Oliver Empowerment Awards

Performance

Returned to profitability

Appointments

  • Peter Mountford appointed as CEO
  • Colin Brown appointed as CFO

2011*

Corporate actions

  • Restructure of SG Fleet: Introduced new minority shareholders, CHAMP Ventures and the management of SG Fleet
  • Acquired the minority interest in FleetAfrica Eastern Cape
  • Acquired Volkswagen and Audi Rustenburg dealership

Awards

  • Kamogelo Mmutlana, CEO of FleetAfrica, was awarded Top Black Businessman of the Year at the Metropolitan Oliver Empowerment Awards
  • FleetAfrica was awarded South Africa’s No 1 Empowered Transport Company at the Metropolitan Oliver Empowerment Awards
  • Stevie Award: Peter Mountford received the World Conglomerate of the Year CEO Honoree Award
  • Received the Energex formal award for Customer Service
  • Volvo Dealer of the Year and Volvo Aftermarket Dealer of the Year

2012*

Corporate actions

  • Odd-lot offer successfully completed, reducing total number of shareholders by 27%
  • Share consolidation of 10 Super Group shares of 10 cents per share into 1 Super Group share of 100 cents per share
  • Successfully unwound the Financing and Credit Facility Agreements with 21 lenders entered into in 2009
  • Entered into new Facility Agreements with two primary lenders for general banking requirements
  • Acquired Haulcon (now SG Bulk), a specialised bulk dry powder and liquids distribution business, effective 1 July 2011
  • Acquired the Chrysler, Jeep and Dodge East Rand dealership

Awards

  • Supply Chain: Nominated for Mercedes-Benz SA Top 100 Suppliers
  • SG Convenience: Shell Supplier of the Year
  • FleetAfrica awarded the Best Established Black Business of the Year by BBQ
  • SG Fleet was a finalist in the Energex Supplier Quality Awards
  • Chrysler Jeep Dodge Dealer of the Year
  • Land Rover East Rand Wesbank Regional Dealer of the Year

2013*

Corporate actions

  • Implementation of the B-BBEE Staff Empowerment Scheme effective 1 October 2012
  • Maiden dividend, totalling R2,2 million, was paid to 3 214 employee beneficiaries of the B-BBEE Staff Empowerment Scheme during March 2013
  • Repurchased 3,57 million shares totalling 1.13% of the issued share capital
  • Acquired a 50.1% controlling interest in Digistics, a multi-temperature procurement and food distribution business in the QSR industry effective 1 October 2012
  • Effective 1 March 2013, acquired a 75% interest in Safika Oosthuizens, a logistics services company that provides hauling of dry bulk goods such as coal, chrome and “run of mine minerals” in tipper trucks

Awards

  • FleetAfrica won three awards from the PMR Institute for Excellence
  • SG Fleet was a finalist in the Energex Supplier Quality Awards

2014*

Corporate actions

  • Issued and listed DMTN programme with the first tranche totalling R471 million at the end of October 2013
  • Effective 1 March 2014, SG Convenience acquired R&H Liquor Distributors
  • SG Fleet listed on the Australian Securities Exchange on 4 March 2014
  • Effective 1 May 2014, Super Group acquired a 50.1% interest in GWM South Africa – its debut into vehicle distributorship
  • During the year Super Group repurchased 2 635 791 shares at an average share price of R25,05 for R66 million (0.8% of issued share capital)

Awards

  • At the CFO South African 2014 Awards, Colin Brown, Super Group’s CFO, was the CFO Winner in two of the categories, namely:
    • Finance Transformation; and
    • Strategy Execution
  • North West Nissan won Nissan Medium Used Car Manager of the Year and Parts Salesman of the Year
  • Cresta Auto GM won Honours at GMSA Dealer Awards
  • Auto Baltic East Rand
    • Volvo Cars South Africa Sales Dealer of the Year 2013
  • Land Rover East Rand
    • Land Rover Financial Services Dealer of the Year
  • UD Trucks NWT won Parts Manager of the Year, Financial Manager of the Year and Driver Trainer of the Year

2015*

Corporate actions

  • Effective 1 July 2014, Super Group acquired a 75% interest in Phola Coaches, a business providing passenger transport solutions for the mining, power generation and construction sectors
  • Effective 1 December 2014, Super Group acquired 100% of Allen Ford (UK), a franchised motor dealership, for a consideration of R614 million (funded in Pounds Sterling)
  • Acquired the businesses of Biggest SA Trading and Ice House Liquor Merchants on 1 December 2014 and 1 April 2015, respectively.
  • Dealerships SA acquired:
    • a Land Rover and Volvo dealership in Nelspruit, Mpumalanga; and
    • a Tommy Martin GM dealership in Roodepoort, Gauteng
  • Dealerships SA also opened:
    • a Mazda dealership in the East Rand;
    • a Hino Trucks dealership in Isando; and
    • a Suzuki dealership in Midrand

Corporate actions

Awards
  • At the 2015 CFO South African Awards, Colin Brown received the Finance and Technology Award.

2016*

Corporate actions

  • Super Group to acquire a 75% interest in IN tIME, a German niche logistics group, for a consideration of €79,2 million (approximately R1,1 billion) effective 1 November 2015
  • To part fund this acquisition, Super Group is undertaking a fully underwritten Rights Offer for R900 million.

Awards

  • ACQ Global Awards South African Gamechanger of the Year – Peter Mountford (advertised on CNN and BBC.com)

*For the year ended 30 June.