About Us

Founded in 1998, Melcofin is a leading independent M&A and corporate finance advisory firm operating from Johannesburg, Paris and Frankfurt. We focus on European and selective African cross border transactions. Melcofin has worked for a broad range of family-owned, larger listed companies and family investors. 

We serve our clients as partner with an entrepreneurial approach and also together with international sector experts reflect on clients transitioning through current technological changes different industries are currently undergoing. Respecting confidentiality is core to our long-standing merchant banking background. Our ethos is one of committed teamwork with a collective focus on ethics, swift execution, quality and excellence. We pride on innovation, comprehensive strategies and tailor-made client-centric solutions provided on the strength of the firm’s intellectual capital and deep investment banking experience.

Melcofin is a client and relationship driven firm. When advising or evaluating and arranging investments on behalf of clients or selective number of family offices we ensure that corporate governance practices are adhered to.