Our clients

Each fund that Tshikululu manages is done so in our client’s name.

This builds the client’s individual corporate identity in an informed and strategic way, with a professional business approach to the challenges of social development.

We work alongside our clients, identifying emerging social investment opportunities and helping them plan their social investment strategy from the conception.

By developing appropriate programmes and directing grants to organisations that truly make a difference, our clients can be confident that their contribution will go a long way.


UTi has embarked on an empowerment transaction that has seen the formation of the UTi Empowerment Trust (UET) holding a 25% stake in UTi South Africa.

Founded in 2004, the benefits of UET are used solely for the education of Black employees and their dependents and nominees.


FirstRand represents a very different proposition to its peers in that it is the only fully integrated financial services group in South Africa.

Epoch and Optima Trusts

The Epoch and Optima Trusts are independent trusts founded by Anglo American to disburse funds for the furtherance of excellence in maths education. 

Their focus is to strengthen achieving but under-funded secondary schools to produce growing numbers of learners with strong maths passes.


Discovery is a leading financial services institution founded on the principles of consumer engagement and wellness.

De Beers

De Beers and the various companies within the De Beers Family of Companies engage in exploration for diamonds, diamond mining, diamond trading and industrial diamond manufacture.

ApexHi Properties Limited (ApexHi)

ApexHi Properties Limited (ApexHi) is a property loan stock company which offers investors a diversified, professionally managed portfolio of retail, office and industrial properties and distributes income to unit holders on a quarterly basis.

In 2009, ApexHi merged with Redefine and Madison and is now operating as Redefine Properties.

Anonymous Donor Number One

At times, Tshikululu is requested to provide grantmaking services to clients that demand their identity remains completely confidential – Anonymous Donor Number One is such a client.

Anglo American

Anglo American is one of the world’s largest diversified mining groups. Their unique portfolio of high quality mining assets and natural resources includes precious, base metals and bulk commodities.

1st for Women

1st for Women has been looking after the interests of women since 2003 and was the first insurance brokerage to offer insurance products specifically tailored to meet the short-term insurance needs of South African women.