Atlas Mara Limited is a rapidly growing sub-Saharan African financial services group listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. It was founded by Bob Diamond and Ashish J. Thakkar in 2013.

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Real Estate

Real Estate

Mara Red cover the spectrum of Home – Properties and Investment. We strongly believe that the African continent and people appreciate and deserve quality real estate.

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Mara’s technology ventures will capitalise on the rapidly growing smartphone and internet penetration figures in emerging markets creating a suite of platforms that are tailored locally.

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Mara Story

Established in 1996, Mara has grown from a small computer hardware trading firm in East Africa to a multi-sector group with investments and operations spanning 25 African countries and 3 continents.

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Africa Facts: Did You Know ?

  • 1.1 Billion – Africa’s working population will be largest by 2050
  • 53% – Project economic growth in 2014
  • Africa will account for around 40 percent of world population by 2100.
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