Awards and Referrals


The MEA Awards recognise and showcase firms who, through their unwillingness to settle for anything less than the absolute best for themselves and their clients, are shaping, not only their industries and regions, but the global corporate community. Winners are selected following a rigorous and in-depth nomination, voting and judging process, carried out by a network of global industry experts and in-house team.

Due Diligence Firm of the Year for 2019

The M&A Today Annual Awards programs provide a benchmark of the best industry leaders, exemplary teams and distinguished organisations, based on the simple principles of veracity, accuracy and insight. Awards are judged on strategic nature, complexity, scale, project planning of projects conducted, in addition to any groundbreaking or innovative processes used during the completion of the project.​

Finance Monthly M&A Awards 2018 Winner

The Finance Monthly M&A Awards highlight the achievements of dealmakers, management teams, financiers and professional advisers who have demonstrated their deal making excellence when working on some of the most important deals across the globe.

Independent Advisory Firm for 2018

IBIS Consulting was awarded Independent Advisory Firm for 2018 by Africa Global Funds. The AGF Awards were created to honour and generate industry and public recognition of the outstanding efforts and accomplishments of fund service providers working in Africa. The AGF Africa Service Providers Awards is the only international awards dedicated to celebrating excellence in African fund services.​

Preferred ESG Service Provider for South Africa and Kenya in 2018-2019

GLE is the premier guide to leading attorneys and professional advisors throughout the world and is the only organisation to recommend just one expert in each key practice area and country. GLE’s decision when selecting external legal counsel and professional advisors is based on extensive comparative research and feedback by industry peers.

Finance Monthly Game Changers Awards 2018 Winner

The Game Changers Awards celebrate the success, innovation and strategic vision of some of the world’s most driven professionals across a wide variety of sectors and industries. A Game Changer challenges the status quo, moves the business forward and defines what is possible with today’s technology and resources.

Finance Monthly Dealmaker of the Year Awards 2017 Winner

The Finance Monthly Deal Maker Awards recognise and celebrate the most impressive transactions in M&A, capital raising, corporate bonds, infrastructure, project finance, equities and restructuring. It also celebrate excellence in M&A expertise in corporate, private equity, investment banking and legal fields.

Memberships and Accreditations


  • IBIS builds lasting connections with investee companies and their teams and are as committed as the investment team when it comes to unlocking an action plan or improving E&S standards.

    Mariam Djibo

    Partner, Adenia Partners
  • Reliability, professionality and inevitably outstanding quality of delivery combined with a pleasurable working experience.

    Libby Hirshon

    ESG Specialist, IFC
  • Demonstrating a robust and consistent understanding of our needs. Always meeting our expectations.

    Edouard Buffiere

    Environment and Social Specialist, Proparco
  • With IBIS, I can trust completely that the project will be completed on time and to a very high standard.

    Hermien Botes

    Head of Sustainability, Anglo American
  • With IBIS we can more effectively review, assess and plan for the management of E&S risks in relation to our proposed investments.

    Dipo Okuribido

    Partner, Verod Capital Management
  • The best international practice advice coupled with a pragmatic approach which is cognizant of the realities of doing business in Africa.

    Hannah Young

    ESG Specialist, UFF African Agri-Investments
  • IBIS has consistently provided a high quality, professional service, always responsive to our questions, willing to meet our tight timelines and at very competitive pricing.

    David Kornik

    Partner, Vantage Mezzanine
  • IBIS has a team of highly competent ESG professionals with extensive experience across many sectors and disciplines.

    Dean Alborough

    ESG Advisor, African Infrastructure Investment Managers (Old Mutual Alternative Investments)
  • IBIS helps us to make fast, well-informed investment decisions.

    Walter van Helvoirt

    Manager - Sustainability, FMO
  • IBIS present me with solutions before I even realised we were sitting with a problem.

    Pieter De Wet

    Managing Director, Novare Equity Partners
  • We 100% trust the advice given by IBIS to always be pragmatic, with a holistic view. Never over the top, never overselling solutions.

    Susan Rose

    ESG Officer and Business Manager, Rockwood Private Equity
  • Diverse set of skills, value proposition and very competent people with whom we have forged excellent personal relationships.

    Neil Franklin

    Group Safety, Health and Environment Manager, AECI
  • IBIS makes challenging issues understandable and comprehensive.

    Arne-Petter Sanne

    Partner and ESG Officer, Spear Capital
  • This is a values-based organisation that is a true partner. I won’t hesitate in recommending them.

    Thokozani Mdluli

    Group Director: Health, Safety, Environment and Risk, Murray & Roberts


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