First River is a boutique firm that specialises in strategy, research, corporate finance, mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buy-outs, venture capital, private equity, balance sheet restructuring and turn-arounds.

Through our consulting and transaction support services we aim to generate value for our clients through developing long-term relationships and delivering bespoke, individual solutions.

First River Capital and First River Ventures are the investment arms of the group through which direct investment are made on behalf of First River and its partners.

With offices in Cape Town, Johannesburg and London we serve and support clients across the African continent and Europe.

First River is a B-BBEE level 2 company.