Companies & Brands
View the companies and brands that make up the MultiChoice Group
MultiChoice Group is the parent company of MultiChoice South Africa (including SuperSport, M-Net and DStv Media Sales), MultiChoice Africa Holdings, Showmax Africa and Irdeto
SuperSport is Africa’s premier sports broadcaster, producing and broadcasting local and international sport for pay-TV subscribers across sub-Saharan Africa. SuperSport channels broadcast most of the globe’s major sporting events and leagues including football, rugby, cricket, tennis, golf, motorsport, cycling, boxing, wrestling and athletics.
DStv is a sub-Saharan African video entertainment company owned by MultiChoice. It was launched in 1995 and provides multiple entertainment channels and services to customers across the continent via satellite, online and mobile apps.
GOtv is a digital terrestrial television platform known for the affordable entertainment it brings to customers across 11 countries throughout Africa. GOtv carries authentic programming that’s made in Africa, for Africans.
Founded in 1986, M-Net has grown from a single channel to nearly 40 and offers both international and local content to African customers in nearly 50 countries.
M-Net partners with the best service providers to produce and acquire the most thrilling and informative video entertainment. In this way,
M-Net plays a leading role in developing and upskilling the industry. M-Net’s mission is to create relevant, aspirational video entertainment that resonates with communities.
Showmax is an internet-based subscription Video-on-demand service supplying an extensive catalogue of TV shows and movies. By leveraging relationships with major production studios from across the globe, Showmax delivers both world-class international content as well as the best of specialised local content. Showmax is accessible across a wide range of devices from smart TVs and computers to smartphones and tablets.
Irdeto protects platforms and applications for video entertainment, video games, connected transport and IoT connected industries. Irdeto’s solutions and services enable customers to protect their revenue, create new offerings and fight cybercrime. With 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s software security technology and cyberservices protect over 5 billion devices and applications for some of the world’s best-known brands. With a unique heritage in security innovation, Irdeto is the well-established and reliable partner to build a secure future where people can embrace connectivity without fear.
DStv Media Sales is the sales arm of MultiChoice, providing dynamic media solutions; handling commercial airtime, on-air sponsorships, content integration, and online sales across a variety of 130+ channel brands on linear TV, VOD, social media, and digital platforms.