MEF

MEF is a South Africa-based telecommunication firm that provides fiber-optic broadband, Voice Over IP and wireless internet solutions for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

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MEF

MEF is a South Africa-based telecommunication firm that provides fiber-optic broadband, Voice Over IP and wireless internet solutions for residential and commercial sectors. Read more

Steve Booysen's photo - Chairman & CEO of MEF

Chairman & CEO

Steve Booysen

CEO Approval Rating

87/100

Founded:

2010

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Vumatel is perceived as one of MEF's biggest rivals. Vumatel's headquarters is in Bryanston, Gauteng, and was founded in 2014. Vumatel operates in the Telecommunications Equipment industry. Vumatel generates 65% of MEF's revenue.

Octotel has been one of MEF's top competitors. Octotel is a Private company that was founded in 2015 in Cape Town, Western Cape. Octotel operates in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to MEF, Octotel has 49 fewer employees.

Vulatel is MEF's #3 rival. Vulatel was founded in Woodmead, Gauteng} in 2017. Vulatel is in the Telecommunication Services industry. Compared to MEF, Vulatel generates $3.8M less revenue.

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MEF Acquisitions

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MEF Funding History

Since MEF was founded in 2010, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total MEF has raised $266.6M. MEF's last funding round was on Mar 2021 for a total of $169.2M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Mar 2021
$169.2M

Investec

Private Equity Round
Nov 2020
$97.4M
Equity
Mar 2019
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Equity
Mar 2016
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Since MEF was founded in 2010, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total MEF has raised $266.6M. MEF's last funding round was on Mar 2021 for a total of $169.2M

MEF Investments

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MEF News

April 20, 2021Telecompaper

MetroFibre buys Link Africa's FTTH assets in Gauteng, Kwa-Zulu Natal

(Telecompaper) Open access fibre network provider MetroFibre has acquired the FTTH network and infras... See more »
April 20, 2021IT-Online

MetroFibre acquires parts of Link Africa's FTTH network

MetroFibre has acquired the fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) network and infrastructure of Link Africa in Gau... See more »
March 23, 2021IT News Africa

MetroFibre's South African Network Rollout Backed by Investec

Investec has taken charge of arranging R2.5 billion in debt funding for MetroFibre Networx, a South A... See more »
March 23, 2021TechCentral

MetroFibre raises R2.5-billion in new debt deal with Investec

South African fibre telecommunications infrastructure company MetroFibre Networx has raised R2.5-bill... See more »
March 23, 2021BusinessTech

MetroFibre gets R2.5 billion to expand fibre network across South Africa

Investec has announced a R2.5 billion debt package for Gauteng-based fibre infrastructure provider Me... See more »
March 23, 2021IT Web

MetroFibre, Investec sign R2.5bn debt funding deal

The financing will be used to extend the open access fibre network operator's fibre connectivity into... See more »
November 18, 2020IT-Online

MetroFibre Networx completes new capital increase

African Infrastructure Investment Managers (AIIM), one of Africa's largest infrastructure-focused pri... See more »

MEF Press Releases

MEF Videos

February 7, 2020Metrofibre networx Youtube Channel

"MetroFibre - Meet Leah" on YOUTUBE

February 7, 2020Metrofibre networx Youtube Channel

"MetroFibre - Meet Mia" on YOUTUBE

February 7, 2020Metrofibre networx Youtube Channel

"MetroFibre - Meet Mpho and Lesedi" on YOUTUBE

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MEF Headquarters

298 Witch-Hazel Street Highveld Ext 71

Centurion, Gauteng0157

087-151-4000

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MEF Summary

ABOUT

Overview

MEF is a South Africa-based telecommunication firm that provides fiber-optic broadband, Voice Over IP and wireless internet solutions for residential and commercial sectors. MEF was founded in 2010. MEF's headquarters is located in Centurion, Gauteng,...

CEO

MEF's Chairman & CEO, Steve Booysen, currently has an approval rating of 87%. MEF's primary competitors are Vumatel, Octotel & Vulatel.

Website

metrofibre.co.za

Frequently Asked Questions about MEF

  1. When was MEF founded?

    MEF was founded in 2010
  2. Who is MEF's CEO?

    MEF's CEO is Steve Booysen
  3. How much revenue does MEF generate?

    MEF generates $10M in revenue
  4. How much funding does MEF have?

    MEF has historically raised $266.6M in funding
  1. Where is MEF's headquarters?

    MEF's headquarters is in Centurion Gauteng, ZA
  2. How many employees does MEF have?

    MEF has 70 employees
  3. What sector does MEF operate in?

    MEF is in Telecommunication Services
  4. Who are MEF's competitors?

    MEF's top competitors are Vumatel, Octotel, Vulatel