Who We Are
Amwal AlKhaleej is a leading private equity firm in the Middle East & North Africa (MENA) regions. With a powerful blend of indigenous and global expertise, Amwal AlKhaleej builds unique investment partnerships that deliver an Absolute Advantage to all stakeholders.
We focus on delivering superior results that are consistent, absolute, and out-perform the market. We emphasize ethics and transparency as we unlock long-term value in our investments, and our reward is a growing set of high value relationships.
While open to opportunities across the region, Amwal AlKhaleej zones in on sectors where it can create value, and form partnerships with regional companies that have strong, committed management teams pursing growth.
Founded in 2004 in Riyadh, Amwal AlKhaleej has offices in Dubai and Cairo. Its founders and management team include well-known merchant names and investment professionals in the MENA region.
"Amwal AlKhaleej I," the Firm's first Partnership with commitments of USD 226 million (SAR 848 million), was closed in January 2005 and fully invested in January 2007. Five exits have been realized to date, representing around 65% of the Partnership. "Amwal AlKhaleej II", the Firm's second Partnership, was closed in May 2007 with commitments of USD 290 million (SAR 1 billion 87 million) and has been approximately 93% deployed, with a USD 71 million (SAR 266 million) side pocket fund.