About Us

Our solutions & investments are underpinned by a shared corporate philosophy:-

to develop & implement solutions that leapfrog our clients & investments into lead positions in a new economic construct.

Maya Group is an advisory and niche investments company established in 2009. We pioneer commercial and strategic solutions for infrastructure development, alternative service delivery models, and originate bespoke corporate transactions. Our project experience spans an array of clients, including economic development agencies, municipalities, state-owned entities, government departments, and the private sector. Maya Group aims to be a renowned advisory and investment house with a proven track record in new innovative markets emerging within the infrastructure services value chain.

Maya Solutions

Our service offering:-

Maya Group has a strong bias towards the following sectors: Water & Energy, Social Housing & Student Accommodation, as well as Digital Economy.

CORPORATE
ADVISORY

<h4>CORPORTE ADVISORY</h4><p>Our corporate advisory services are transactional services in acquisitions and disposals such as valuations and due diligence, balance sheet restructuring, and capital raising.</p>

INFRASTRUCTURE
TRANSACTIONS ADVISORY

<h4>INFRASTRUCTURE TRANSACTIONS ADVISORY</h4><p>Our services include conducting feasibility studies on PPPs, Concessions, and similar long-term projects, financial modeling through to procurement advisory, and negotiating on projects to transaction close.</p>

PRINCIPAL
INVESTMENTS

<h4>PRINCIPAL INVESTMENTS</h4><p>Maya Group (Pty) Ltd also acquires businesses in its principal capacity within the identified priority sectors. The aim is to establish a well-diversified portfolio of niche businesses.</p>

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OUR LEADERSHIP

Dinao Lerutla, CFA – Chief Executive


  • A CFA CHARTER HOLDER.

    Dinao holds a Masters in Development Finance from the University of Stellenbosch, and Business Finance honors degree from the Universityof Cape Town and was one of the emerging young leaders selected to participate in Deutsche Bank Investment Banking Development Programme (Lim’uvune) in 2002.

  • OVER 15 YEARS EXPERIENCE

    Dinao has 15 years working experience, 9 of these spent in various roles within corporate and investment banking and 6 years in the development sector and advisory to public and private sector. In these years, Dinao has emerged as a specialist finance profession in infrastructure transactions advisory, originating and advising on various corporate transactions involving due diligences, valuations, and acquisitions.

Dinao served on the Presidential SOE Review Committee (2010-2012) as the executive manager in the office of the Chairperson, responsible for strategic advice, execution support, stakeholder management, and project support to the Chairperson and the Committee. She also served on boards of investee companies when she was employed at Royal Bafokeng Holdings, and post that was independently appointed as a board member of Limpopo Economic Development Agency, Corridor Mining, as well as Historic Schools Restoration Project.


Dinao is currently the chief executive of an advisory and investments holdings company- Maya Group, and Alula Water – a water and wastewater engineering business. She currently serves as a non-executive director at Edge Growth, and Future Growth Asset Managers. She is an independent investment committee member of the Future Growth Development Equity Fund, and KZN Growth Fund. Dinao is also a member of the subcommittee of AWCA (African Women Chartered Accountants) responsible for AWCA’s Leadership Development initiatives.

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SOCIAL IMPACT

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Educators

Educator development in mathematics & science

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Learners

Learner development in mathematics & science

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Career Expos

Learner career opportunities & development (Career Days)

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Higher Education

Higher education development interventions

WE FOCUS SOLELY ON EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT IN RURAL AREAS

Our programs have been supported by South Africa’s leading foundations, including the Transnet Foundation, the MTN Foundation, and the First Rand Foundation.

CONTACT

Head Office

PHYSICAL ADDRESS

Hyde Park Lane, Grosvenor Gate, Ground Floor, Cnr William Nicol & Jan Smuts Avenue (Hyde Lane)

CONTACT INFORMATION

Email: solutions@mayagroup.co.za
Phone: (011) 803 0763
Phone2: (011) 027 4055