ARB Holdings Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the trading and distribution businesses. It operates through the following segments: Electrical, Lighting, and Corporate. The Electrical segment distributes electrical products such as power and instrumentation cabling, overhead line hardware and conductors, insulators, transformers, and general electrical contracting materials. The Lighting segment supplies energy saving LED and fluorescent lamps, light fittings, and electrical accessories. The Corporate segment includes property holding and specialist information technology hardware, software services, and support. The company was founded by Alan Ronald Burke in 1980 and is headquartered in Durban, South Africa.