Naspers is a leading multinational media group, incorporated in 1915 as a public limited liability company and listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in September 1994. The company also has an ADR listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). Over the past two decades the group has evolved from a traditional print media business in one country, to a broad-based e-media company in multiple markets. The group's principal operations are in internet platforms (focussing on commerce, communities, content, communication and games), pay-television and the provision of related technologies and print media (including publishing, distribution and printing). Most of Naspers's businesses hold leading market positions. The group's most significant operations are located in South Africa and elsewhere in Africa, China, Central and Eastern Europe, India, Brazil, Russia, Thailand and the Netherlands.
Company Growth (employees)
Type
Public
HQ
Cape Town, ZA
Founded
1915
Size (employees)
24,482 (est)-10%
Naspers was founded in 1915 and is headquartered in Cape Town, ZA

Key People/Management at Naspers

Koos Bekker

Koos Bekker

Group CEO, Board of Directors
Basil (Vasili) Sgourdos

Basil (Vasili) Sgourdos

CFO MIH
Andre Coetzee

Andre Coetzee

General Counsel
Don Eriksson

Don Eriksson

Director
Craig Enenstein

Craig Enenstein

Director

Naspers Office Locations

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

Naspers Financials and Metrics

Naspers Financials

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Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

106.5 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)

49.2
Naspers's current market capitalization is $106.5 b.
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Naspers Market Value History

Naspers's Web-traffic and Trends

Naspers Online and Social Media Presence

Naspers News and Updates

Movile snaps up $53 mln

Movile, a provider of mobile marketplaces has secured $53 million in funding. Naspers led the round with participation from Innova Capital.

Naspers leads $5 mln round for Southeast Asia startup Coins

Coins, Southeast Asia’s mobile blockchain-enabled payments platform, has secured $5 million in funding. Naspers Ventures led the round. In conjunction with the funding, James Caviness, vice president and chief product officer at Naspers' PayU, has joined the Coins board.

African internet users will soon be able to access the cloud faster than ever

One reason why internet connections in Africa often appear slow is because much of the content being requested is hosted on servers outside the continent.…

Take-away ordering giant Delivery Hero raises massive €387 million in pre-IPO funding from Naspers

Take-away food ordering and delivery service Delivery Hero has raised €387 million (about $423 million) from Naspers, a global Internet and media group that often backs and acquires companies in Europe. The Berlin-headquartered company, one of Rocket Internet’s most successful portfolio companies, h…

Take-away ordering giant Delivery Hero raises massive €387 million in pre-IPO funding from Naspers

Take-away food ordering and delivery service Delivery Hero has raised €387 million (about $423 million) from Naspers, a global Internet and media group that often backs and acquires companies in Europe. The Berlin-headquartered company, one of Rocket Internet’s most successful portfolio companies, h…

Take-away ordering giant Delivery Hero raises massive €387 million in pre-IPO funding from Naspers

Take-away food ordering and delivery service Delivery Hero has raised €387 million (about $423 million) from Naspers, a global Internet and media group that often backs and acquires companies in Europe. The Berlin-headquartered company, one of Rocket Internet’s most successful portfolio companies, h…
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Naspers Company Life and Culture

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