|Traded as||JSE: NPN|
|Industry||Ecommerce, Internet, Media|
|Founded||12 May 1915|
|Headquarters||Cape Town, South Africa|
|Bob van Dijk (CEO)|
|Revenue||R62.7 Billion (FY 2014)|
|R8.6 Billion (FY 2014)|
Naspers is a global platform operator with principal operations in internet services, especially ecommerce ( i.e. classifieds, online retail, marketplaces, online comparison shopping, payments and online services); pay television (direct-to-home satellite services, digital terrestrial television services and online services) and print media.
Major brands owned by Naspers include:
- Internet media: OLX, Flipkart, Allegro, Ricardo, Buscapé, PayU, Ibibo, Movile, SimilarWeb
- TV media: MultiChoice, SuperSport, DStv, MNet,
- Internet providers: MWEB
- Print media: Media24, Abril
Founded in 1915, their primary listing is on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) in South Africa. Listed since 1994, they have grown to be part of the Top 10 index over the past number of years. They also have a Level I American Depository Receipt programme (ADR programme) listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) and trade on an over-the-counter (OTC) basis. International investors account for around 50% of their shareholder base.