Abraaj Capital Ltd.

Abraaj Capital Ltd.

Abraaj Capital Ltd.

Overview
Date Founded

2006

Headquarters

Dubai International Finance Center,Gate Village 8, 3rd Floor,Dubai

Type of Company

Private

Industries

Private Equity & Venture Capital
Holding Companies
Investment Services & Portfolio Management

Company Description

Abraaj is an active manager focused on growth companies across a variety of sectors including basic infrastructure, power & utilities, water, consumer banking, food, healthcare, education, transportation, petrochemicals and mining. They invest across the MENASA region including in Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Egypt. Their primary expertise is in buy-outs, strategic minority block positions in public enterprises and real estate investments. They also seek to exploit attractive valuations.The firm acquires controlling or significant interests with board representation in stable, mature, well-managed businesses, and aims to create value through operational and financial improvements, management incentives and leverage. A key element in their post-acquisition strategy is to capitalize on their network and promote growth within the region through partnerships with their investors.Abraaj follows a buy-and-build strategy, investing in businesses that will maximize shareholder value through strong operational growth and substantial capital appreciation. They typically hold an investment for three to five years, seeking to realize value through structured exits to strategic and trade buyers or onto public markets in the region and beyond. Depending on market circumstances they may hold on to their investments for a longer period.

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Executives & Employees

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Co-Chief Executive Officer

Managing Partner-Risk & Internal Audit

Managing Partner

Managing Partner

Senior Partner

Executive Director

Executive Director

Senior Partner

Board of Directors

Managing Partner-Risk & Internal Audit at Abraaj Capital Ltd.

Founder at The FutureWorld Foundation

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Recent Transactions
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FirstRand Ltd., First National Bank Ghana Ltd. purchase GHL Bank Ltd. from Abraaj Capital Ltd.

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Ninety One SA (Pty) Ltd., Investec Ltd. purchase Spinneys Holdings Ltd. from Abraaj Capital Ltd.

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Helios Investment Partners LLP, Crown Agents Bank Ltd., CABIM Ltd. purchase Segovia Technology Co. from Abraaj Capital Ltd., Omidyar Network, Musha Ventures, Blue Collective LLC

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Advised onOrascom Construction Industries SAE purchases Egyptian Fertilizers Co. from Abraaj Capital Ltd.

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Advised onAbraaj Capital Ltd. purchases Java House Group from Emerging Capital Partners LLC

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Advised onAbraaj Capital Ltd. purchases Egyptian Fertilizers Co.

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Advised onAbraaj Capital Ltd. purchases Java House Group from Emerging Capital Partners LLC

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Advised onAbraaj Capital Ltd., Yü-Ce Tibbi Gereçler Ithalat Ihracat /Private Group purchase Yü-Ce Tibbi Gereçler Ithalat Ihracat Mümessillik San ve Tic AS

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Advised onActis Capital LLP purchases Integrated Diagnostics Holdings Plc from Abraaj Capital Ltd.

Advisors & Consultants
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Co-Chair, Investment Funds Practice at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

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Associate Director, Transaction Advisory Services at Ernst & Young LLP

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Counsel at King & Spalding LLP

Investments
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Al Borg Laboratories provides medical and healthcare services. The firm also owns medical and diagnostic laboratories. It offers a broad menu of routine and specialized tests that help predict, diagnose, and monitor disease. These tests range from basic tests, such as glucose testing for diabetes, to the more complex molecular tests for hepatitis by PCR and on to the new highly specific tests for disputed paternity by DNA.The company was founded by Ahmed F. El-Saifi in 1991 and is headquartered in Giza, Egypt.

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Latam Vivienda S de RL de CV engages in financial investment and shareholding activities. It develops and provides financing instruments for the construction of social housing projects. The company was founded by Jose Manuel Tripp Gonzalez in 2009 and is headquartered in Tijuana, Mexico.

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SERAII HOSPITALITY is an investment opportunity of unique qualities. It is a concept built on intrinsic Middle Eastern themes, values and cultural nuances. SERAII is simultaneously international in its appeal yet sensitive to individual preferences.All SERAII hotels and resorts are a blend of traditions with contemporary style. They successfully marry a relevant thematic approach with the needs of the modern, discerning traveller. The result is an authentic regional hotel experience unlike any other.

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Zabeel Capital is an active manager which invests in both private & public companies primarily in the UAE and across the globe. The firm follows finance, education, media and hospitality. It provides financing for buyout and growth capital requirements.

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CE- Invests is an active manager which provides financing across alternative asset classes such as in private equity investments in later-stage middle-market companies, equity funds, real estate transactions, and other structured investments. The firm looks to take a seat on the board in its investments.

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