Top 20 shareholders​

The goals set out in our 2020Vision will ensure that the economies, regions and environments in which Sappi operates will benefit from our presence. They’ll also provide enhanced returns for our shareholders.

At the end of December 2016, the split of our shareholders by geographic region is:

  • South Africa – 60%
  • United States – 19%
  • Rest of the World – 21%


Our top 20 largest shareholders are:

Abax Investments, South Africa
Allan Gray Investment Council, South Africa
BlackRock Inc, United States
Dimensional Fund Advisors, United States
Fairtree Capital Pty Ltd, South Africa
GIC Asset Management Pte Ltd, Singapore
Industrial Development Corporation, South Africa
Investec Asset Management, South Africa
Legal & General Investment Mgmt Ltd, United Kingdom
Northern Trust Global Investments, United States
Old Mutual Plc, South Africa
Public Investment Corporation, South Africa
Polunin Capital Partners Ltd, United Kingdom
Prudential Investment Managers, South Africa
RMB Morgan Stanley (Pty) Ltd, South Africa
Sanlam Investment Management, South Africa
SFSS Nominees Pty Limited, South Africa
STANLIB Asset Management, South Africa
State Street Global Advisors Ltd, United States
The Vanguard Group Inc, United States

Contact – Head Office
Graeme Wild
Group Head IR and Sustainability
48 Ameshoff Street
Braamfontein 2001
South Africa
+27 11 407 8111
+27 11 403 1493
Contact – North America
Robert V Rosenthal
Investor Relations Manager
255 State Street
Boston, Massachusetts 02109
United States of America
+1 617 423 5413
+1 617 423 5494

Browse our detailed information to learn everything you need to know about the Sappi ADR (American Depositary Receipt) programme.

Our policy is to consider dividends on an annual basis.

Sappi is followed by a number of market analysts. Their names and contact details can be found herein.