Over 25 years of building a fully integrated group
Hole19 is built on a passion for excellence.

Hole19 group and its subsidiaries have in the last twenty five(25) years built its business interests around Luxury retail, Golf products retail & distribution, Supply logistics & Outsourcing services, Real Estate and Media.
Head quartered in Abuja-Nigeria with offices/boutiques in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Uyo, Geneva – Switzerland and Frankfurt-Germany,
Hole19 is constantly expanding its horizon, building its brand portfolio whilst consisnently driving innovation and creativity both within the group and the industry at large.

Our Strategic Business Units

Our businesses are designed to integrate and provide economies of scale advantages. Because of this we are able to move faster and avoid logistical and operational bottlenecks that impede business especially in developing markets like Nigeria and Africa.

Luxury & Lifestyle

At Hole19 group, we give priority to the luxury lifestyle, by upgrading your class and look with our products. We are a leading luxury brand distributor in the West Africa region for several decades. We consistently offer some of the finest watches, shoes, cuff-links, men and women’s clothes, luggage and other luxury items from renowned brands.

Golf & Sports

For decades Hole19 as serve as number 1 source of premium golf accessories. From golf ball to clubs, to bags and many more, we deliver the best service to our entire client. We have a dedicated team of professionals built to handle any business related to golf and its services.

Logistics & Outsourcing

We aim at delivering materials/services to a given destination for multinationals such as Transcop Hilton, Julius Berger, and others. As part of Hole19 group services, we always find a way to optimize a particular measure delivery process and ensuring solutions to any particular set of constraints. Knowing that Logistics has a direct impact on corporate profits we handle all supply chain effectively for optimum performance.

JVs & Investments

The majority of teaming arrangements usually take place between B2B, where either one could be the prime, depending on the procurement type. Hole19 a leading organisation that makes a strategic investment in Joint Ventures, such as Real Estate, Entertainment, and Sports. The publishing process can be overwhelming, for the premium quality, we offer the best service you could think of. Promoting brand impressions through magazines, news, blogs, and mention are what we do best.

A BRIEF HISTORY
OUR PASSION OVER TIME

Globe holding SA, a Swiss Investment Company and Dahuns Management Ltd become partner and create Hole19 investment limited. Hole19 investment focuses on Golf Marketing alongside with Brand consultancy for B2B clients and hospitality logistics.

1997

Headquarters in Victoria Island, Lagos, Hole19 investment diversifies in Hospitality business by opening restaurants and lounge bars and increases its exposure in brand consultancy.

2000

Opening of new offices in Port Harcourt to increase its geographical reach for the Golf side of the business

2004

Hole19 Investment’s headquarters are relocated to Abuja but keep offices in Lagos and Port Harcourt. Part of the workforce is relocated, but Hole19 investment keeps employees in Lagos and Port Harcourt.

2007

H19 Investment expands its logistic business beyond hospitality, getting involved in construction and oil and gas sector, predominantly in Abuja

2009

Hole19 creates its own luxury retailer. First store located in the Hilton Transcorp in Abuja, Luxury Concept Ltd is born. Portfolio is composed of watch and Jewelry products: IWC, Tag Heuer, Dubey&Schaldenbrand, Herzog, Montegrappa, Pesavento, Ulysse Nardin, Buben&Zolweg and Zeades.

2010

Open new store in Port Harcourt at the Meridien Hotel. Sell watches, jewelry and Lifestyle products

2011

Open two other stores in Lagos and Uyo. Luxury Concept Ltd is transformed and hence ZAKAA is born. All stores are rebranded ZAKAA. The group diversifies to also include sport equipment from 14 Africa, home furniture from NETTETAL. H19 Media is established, responsible for publishing ZAKAA bi-annual luxury magazine and quarterly lifestyle magazine Sur-La-Terre

2012

Opening of ZAKAA Concept Store, Abuja ZAKAA extends its portfolio further still, to include high end fashion brands such as Brioni, Angelo Galasso, Bally, Serapian, Philip Plein, Chris Canaan as well as travel&lifestyle brands such as Roland Iten, Tumi, Brics and new watch brands such as Zenith and Maurice Lacroix.

2013

Zakaa and Nettetal Open New outlet on Gana street Maitama.

2014

Ulysse Nardin opens the first Major Swiss luxury brand Mono-Boutique in the region.
Hole19 Hosts the prestigious Capital Golf.

2015

Hole19 launches first Tag Heuer Boutique in Abuja. Nettetal gains dealership for Fendi Casa and Bentley home in Nigeria whilst opening two new locations in Abuja.

2016

Hole19 Opens first Hublot Boutique in Africa.

2017

Zakaa opens new boutique at theWings Tower in Lagos with SIS for Hublot and Tag Heuer. Karghill launches GMT Africa Magazine.

2018

OUR SUBSIDIARIES
Luxury retailer / Watches, Jewelry Fashion, Accessories.

With over twenty world class brands including Ulysse Nardin, Zenith and Hublot in its portfolio, Zakaa is reinventing the business of luxury retail in Nigeria. Seven years in and Zakaa is already in Eight locations across four cities. Zakaa boutiques are designed not just to deliver the finest of products known to man kind but to deliver an experience that is just as rich as its products.

Zakaa Website
Furniture, Interior design Home decor, Gifts

Established in 1997, Nettetal is a Furniture, Lifestyle Gifts and home decor one stop shop. Through our showrooms across the country, we are able to offer our clients an extensive and exciting range of products on display at any time.
Over the past decade we have earned an excellent reputation for our unique and carefully selected range, competitive prices and the dedicated service that we provide our valued clients. Adhering to the principle of “enhancing your lifestyle” which is our motto, our aim is to form a relationship with clients with the result in measurable lifestyle improvement.

Nettetal Website
Publishing / Zakaa Living, GMT Africa, Contract Publishing

Karghill Publishing delivers high-end publishing services to corporates and Government agencies. From content development to print and distribution, Karghill manages the entire creative process for publishing of Magazines, corporate journals and Reports. Karghill currently publishes luxury and lifestyle magazine “Zakaa Living” and GMT Africa.

Karghill Website
Golf retail, Sports, Sports Event Management

Hole19 Sport is the leading player in premium sports consultancy in Nigeria, providing clients with sport to business innovations and networking opportunities designed to invigorate brand awareness and increase sales. On the commercial side, as well as having its own golf retail store the company distributes premium golf brands such as Callaway, Fitleist, TaylorMade and FootJoy through various distribution channels including Golf courses, retail stores and partners.

Supply chain logistics, Procurement & shipping

Operating in Nigeria on a long term basis we have developed an extensive Network of partner companies offering services covering a range more wide reaching than the many provided directly by ourselves. Logistics services provided directly by ourselves include the sourcing, transportation, payments (including currency exchanges necessary for such payment to occur), customs clearance and delivery.

Consulting, Real Estate, Ventures, Finance

Hole19 Investment is at the forefront of the development of next generation luxury real estate. Our focus is on creating high quality mixed use, residential and hospitality projects which are rich in detail and originality. Our development team is guided by a philosophy that rewards rigorous analysis, continuos creativity, meticulous attention to detail and flawless execution.
Hole19 also consults on development of related projects and programs from Golf Estates to commercial mixed use development.

MANAGEMENT
OUR TEAM
Deremi Ajidahun
Group CEO / Vice Chairman

Deremi has in the last 30 years built Hole19 into a leading retail network on the African continent. Passionate about luxury and golf with education in the humanities Deremi transformed passions into a business that today employs over 100 people.

Biodun Feuser-Ajidahun
Chairman / CEO Nettetal

Biodun is a leading Interior Designer in Nigeria, managing a business that she grew from a small gifts shop into the leading furniture and home decor store in Nigeria retailing renowned brands including Fendi Casa, Bentley Home and Kare Design. Biodun is a pioneer in her industry.

Afolabi Ajidahun
Group Executive Director

Afolabi has over 20 years experience in Management & Marketing and has overseen Zakaa sales team in the last 7 years.