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Collaborative shareholders focused on SUSTAINABLE VALUE CREATION

Championing industry leading ESG practices is integral to our role as a highly-engaged shareholder. In 2022 alone we had over 400 direct engagements across our portfolio companies.

VCP ESG
STATEMENT

As a responsible investor, Value Capital Partners is committed to ensuring that we operate in a manner that is sustainable and aligns with our values.

We recognise the importance of integrating ESG principles into the way we operate and take a holistic approach towards implementing it within our organisation.

At VCP, ESG considerations are embedded across our investment process. Through this we are able to identify and mitigate potential risks while unlocking latent opportunities.

Our active management approach to investing provides us with the platform to align ESG factors to investment strategy, ensuring lower risk and long-term value to our investors.

KEY ESG
HIGHLIGHTS

We are B-BBEE Level 1 rated asset manager. Since appointing a Head of ESG and Compliance to our team in 2021, we have further strengthened our ESG due diligence and monitoring processes.

In 2022 Metair was ranked first across the JSE by
IRAS for ESG reporting.
The company’s new plant in Kwa-Zulu Natal, opened in November 2022 has created approximately 4,400 new permanent jobs.

Sun International is fully committed to industry
leading responsible gaming practices.
In 2021 the company was ranked first by IRAS in the Travel and Leisure industry for its ESG reporting.

In 2021 PPC adopted the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) reporting, and has set targets to achieve net-zero by 2050 with steps to cut emissions by 27% by 2030.

Shivani Mehta, ESG and Compliance Manager (VCP)

We believe delivering a more sustainable future requires an active and ongoing focus on effecting change. Through our stewardship, we continue to drive for the adoption of world class ESG business practices within the companies we invest in.