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Our business overview

Our entertainment platforms

We provide
video entertainment to 20.9million subscribers(1)

We are Africa’s leading video entertainment platform.

We create our own local content and secure the rights to extraordinary global content which we deliver anytime, anywhere and on any device through our first-class satellite, terrestrial and online video entertainment services.

We offer programming in 41 languages(2)

4 567 hours of local content produced this year

Dedicated local content channels in 10 markets

(1) 90-day active subscribers.
(2) Relates to all languages broadcast on our platforms, including international and free-to-air (FTA) channels. Prior year disclosure of 17 languages related to proprietary channels only.

Our investment case


We know our subscribers
and their entertainment needs


We have a
solid foundation to drive shareholder returns


We draw on global perspectives to drive local excellence


We have a dynamic approach to growth


We have a
proud legacy and an even more exciting future

Chairman's letter

ArrowChairman’s letter
ArrowCEO message
ArrowCFO’s review

By leveraging our scale and reach, our strategy is to broaden our value proposition and expand our entertainment ecosystem through organic initiatives, strategic partnerships, and to select investment opportunities in areas adjacent to video entertainment.

Imtiaz Patel

Chair of the board

ArrowView chairman’s letter

From the desk of our CEO

ArrowChairman’s letter
ArrowCEO message
ArrowCFO’s review

We are an African business, telling uniquely African stories for the people of Africa. Having surpassed a landmark 20m subscribers this year, we are also one of the top-10 linear pay-TV companies globally, outside of China. We are putting Africa on the map, and we are deeply invested in the continent, its future, stories and people.

Calvo Mawela

Chief executive officer

ArrowView chief executive officer message

CFO’s performance review

ArrowChairman’s letter
ArrowCEO message
ArrowCFO’s review

In a year that required careful navigation of COVID-19 and other macro-economic challenges, the group delivered pleasing operational results with an acceleration in the subscriber growth rate to 7%.

Tim Jacobs

Chief financial officer

ArrowView chief financial officer review