Does Bidvest own McCarthy?

McCarthy is part of the Automotive arm of The Bidvest Group of companies, an international service, trading and distribution company listed on the JSE, operating on four continents and employing in excess of 100 000 people.

What companies do Bidvest own?


  • Bidvest Services South Africa.
  • Bidvest Services International.
  • Bidvest Branded Products.
  • Bidvest Automotive.
  • Bidvest Financial Services.
  • Bidvest Commercial Products.
  • Bidvest Properties.
  • Other.

Who owns Bidvest warehouse?

Bidvest Group

Type Public company
Founder Brian Joffe
Headquarters Johannesburg , South Africa
Area served Africa
Key people Bonang Francis Mohale (Independent non-executive Chairman) Nompumelelo (Mpumi) Thembekile Madisa (Group CEO)

What does Bidvest company do?

A leading business-to-business, trading, services and distribution group operating in the areas of consumer and industrial products, electrical products, financial services, freight management, office and print solutions, outsourced hard and soft services, travel and aviation services and automotive retailing.

What is Bidvest club McCarthy?

Powered by Bidvest McCarthy, Bidvest Club McCarthy is all about ensuring your safety, both on and off the road, by providing a 24/7/365 professional emergency assistance service you can rely on. But we’ll also make life more fun and rewarding with exclusive giveaways as well as discounts on travel and cool gear.

Does Ramaphosa own Bidvest?

He was also a chairman of Bidvest, and MTN. His other non-executive directorships include Macsteel Holdings, Alexander Forbes and Standard Bank.

Who owns Bidfood?

Bidvest Group
BFS Group/Parent organizations
Bidfood is a trading division of BFS Group Limited a subsidiary of the Bidcorp Group, an international broad-line foodservice group, listed on the JSE, South Africa, and present in developed and developing economies over five continents.

How did Brian Joffe start Bidvest?

His entrepreneurial career began in 1978 when he borrowed capital of R49 000 to buy an interest in a small pet food manufacturing business. A year later Joffe borrowed again to acquire full ownership and expand the company.

When did Bidvest buy Waltons?

In 1997 – after years of substantial growth and a JSE Listing – Bidvest acquired Waltons and its subsidiaries where it forms part of the Bidvest Brands umbrella as Bidvest Waltons.

What is the meaning of Bidvest?

Bidvest means Bidvest Bank Limited (Registration No. 2000/006478/06), a bank registered under he Banks Act, 1990.