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Naspers provides Internet and entertainment services worldwide. The company builds various companies that empower people and enrich communities; and runs various platforms on the Internet, video entertainment, and media. It connects people to each other and the wider world, help people in improving their daily lives, and entertain audiences with the local and global content. The company operates various Internet platforms to provide various services and products, including e-commerce, communication, social networks, entertainment, and mobile value-added services. It also offers digital satellite and terrestrial television services to subscribers; mobile and Internet services; digital content management and protection systems to protect, manage, and monetize digital media on various platforms; and subscription video-on-demand services.
TypePublic
Founded1915
HQCape Town, ZA
Websitenaspers.com
Employee Ratings4
Culture scoreA+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2017)24,482
Share Price (May 2020)307.3 K(-2%)

Key People/Management at Naspers

Bob van Dijk

Bob van Dijk

CEO, Executive Director
Basil Vasili Sgourdos

Basil Vasili Sgourdos

CFO, Executive Director
Aileen O'Toole

Aileen O'Toole

Group Chief People Officer
Andre Coetzee

Andre Coetzee

General Counsel
David Tudor

David Tudor

Group General Counsel
Don Eriksson

Don Eriksson

Director
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Naspers Office Locations

Naspers has an office in Cape Town
Cape Town, ZA (HQ)
40 Heerengracht
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Naspers Financials and Metrics

Naspers Revenue

Market capitalization (15-May-2020)

1.3t

Closing stock price (15-May-2020)

307.3k
Naspers's current market capitalization is 1.3 t.
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Naspers Operating Metrics

Jul, 2019

Consumers

600 m
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Naspers Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AvitoJanuary 29, 2019$1.16 b

Naspers Online and Social Media Presence

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Naspers Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    94/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    80/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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Naspers News and Updates

Naspers CEO Sees Growth in Online Sales of Second-Hand Clothes

Naspers CEO Sees Growth in Online Sales of Second-Hand Clothes

Naspers Unlocks $10 Billion of Value With Prosus Listing

Naspers Unlocks $10 Billion of Value With Prosus Listing

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk to talk about late-stage bets at Disrupt Berlin

South African internet company Naspers isn’t a particularly well-known name in the startup community. And yet, the company made an early investment in a small Chinese company called… Tencent. Naspers still retains a 31% stake in Tencent that is valued at around $100 billion (with a B). That’s why I’…

Naspers Foundry is open for South African startup pitches, CEO says

Naspers’ 1.4 billion rand (≈$100 million) VC fund to support South African startups — Naspers Foundry — is accepting pitches, after making its first investment in online cleaning services company SweepSouth. The funding initiative also has a new leader, Phuthi Mahanyele-Dabengwa, who joined Naspers …

Tencent, Naspers eye stake in SG payments solutions firm Pine Labs: Report

The startup’s existing backers such as Temasek and PayPal are likely to participate in the current funding round. The post Tencent, Naspers eye stake in SG payments solutions firm Pine Labs: Report appeared first on DealStreetAsia.

Naspers CEO Bob van Dijk on SoftBank comparisons: ‘They’re broad, we’re focused; we invest in what we know’

Naspers, a South African internet company that has become a major investor in a wide range of digital commerce companies, has in recent years drawn comparisons to the Japanese conglomerate SoftBank. For one thing, Naspers, like SoftBank, is very global in nature, with investments in more than 90 cou…
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Naspers Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Naspers founded?

    Naspers was founded in 1915.

  • Who are Naspers key executives?

    Naspers's key executives are Bob van Dijk, Basil Vasili Sgourdos and Aileen O'Toole.

  • How many employees does Naspers have?

    Naspers has 24,482 employees.

  • Who are Naspers competitors?

    Competitors of Naspers include Digital Room, Transcontinental and North Media.

  • Where is Naspers headquarters?

    Naspers headquarters is located at 40 Heerengracht, Cape Town.

  • Where are Naspers offices?

    Naspers has an office in Cape Town.

  • How many offices does Naspers have?

    Naspers has 1 office.