Umbono is a niche investment group focused on private equity and venture capital investment in selected niche sectors

 

“Umbono” means “vision or imagination” in the Zulu language and was founded in 1998 by Rob Gerhard and his partners in South Africa. Umbono has successfully invested in mining and energy ventures across the globe, growing to a 100+ strong team, mainly located in the US, and with a secondary footprint in London and South Africa