Mr Sven Thieme, Executive Chairman, O&L said that they are proud to have worked together with two world class organisations, Diageo and Heineken from which they have benefited in terms of expertise and know how.
"We have significantly grown our beer portfolio in South Africa and Namibia and are excited to enter into a new partnership with Heineken
to take our beer portfolio growth aspiration to the next level," said Sven
added that the region has strong demographics and compelling prospects for future growth, and that they look forward to this next stage of their journey.
The beer market is expected to grow by approximately 1.5% per annum from its current size of 30 million hectolitres to an estimated potential of 35 million hectolitres by 2024.
also stated that they do not have plans to be in the Johannesburg Stock Exchange yet, saying they are taking it step by step.
"You never know what will happen it the future, but we have a vision," he