Key to a successful transaction is the work that goes into researching the opportunity, competitive landscape as well as thorough due diligence on the opportunity and stakeholders involved.

We go beyond traditional business intelligence and commercial due diligence and combine these with political risk assessment and reputational risk assessment to offer clients a unique integrated approach to investment due diligence.

Magellan assists its clients to research opportunities based on the clients’ value drivers, develop in-depth financial models and business plans as well as identify the competitive landscape and exit strategies.

Our work is independent and Magellan Capital has previously been asked to work confidentially alongside other advisors to verify opportunities.


European consumer goods client looking to enter into new markets in the Middle East and Africa asks Magellan Capital to assist with researching the opportunity and due diligence on local partners.

US based hedge fund with US$10bn under management seeks Magellan Capital’s insight into the changing geopolitical landscape of the Middle East in order to correctly hedge its books.

Magellan Capital assists a Abu Dhabi based client seeking to invest in real estate in prime central London with thorough opportunity analysis and specific transaction due diligence.

Magellan Capital assists its Johannesburg based client to carry out in depth due diligence on the acquisition of the pan-African assets of a European company.