Overview of Organisation

The National Empowerment Fund (the NEF) is a driver and thought-leader in promoting and facilitating black economic participation by providing financial and non-financial support to black-owned and managed businesses, and by promoting a culture of savings and investment among black people. The NEF’s vision is to become the leading provider of innovative transformation solutions for an economically inclusive South Africa.

Type of investor
Specialization Sector/s
Agriculture, forestry and fishing
​Mining and quarrying
​Electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply
Water supply; sewerage, waste management and remediation activities
​Transportation and storage
Accommodation and food service activities
Professional, scientific and technical activities
​Arts, entertainment and recreation
Country/s of interest
South Africa
Impact investment areas
Assistive Tech
Employment Creation
Female Co-Founder
Female Focused
Informal Sector
Rural focused
Youth focused