August 28, 2016 8:29 AM ET

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Company Overview of Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC

Company Overview

Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC is a venture capital and private equity firm specializing in late venture, late stage control buyouts, growth capital, industry consolidations, add-on acquisitions, and mezzanine investments in mid-market companies. It prefers to invest in oil and gas, power and water utilities, real estate, logistics, food products, beverage, and basic necessities, industry and manufacturing, media and telecom, financial services, education, healthcare sectors, and sectors with high government involvement. The firm typically invests in private companies based in the GCC including United Arab Emirates (UAE), Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Middle East, and North A...

Al Sila Tower

25th Floor

Abu Dhabi Global Market

P.O.Box 27522

Abu Dhabi,  

United Arab Emirates

Founded in 2006


971 2 671 6060


971 2 694 2703

Key Executives for Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC

Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Managing Partner of Private Equity, and Director
Age: 47
Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board
Age: 67
Co-Founder, Director and Member of Advisory Board
Co-Founder and Director
Senior Managing Director and Head
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC Key Developments

Gulf Capital Seeks Investments In Saudi Arabia

Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC is planning to make investments in Saudi Arabia. Karim El Solh, Gulf Capital chief executive told Gulf New, "We are looking for opportunities as the country opens up. Lot of privatisation is taking place and the government is looking to sell companies and partner with private sector. We are going to see more Public Private Partnership and family business being put for sale." The firm is looking to finalize three transactions in Saudi Arabia by the end of the quarter.

Gulf Capital Mulls IPO

Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC had been considering an initial public offering, but any such move would likely not happen for at least two or three years until market conditions improved, Karim El Solh, Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Capital, said.

Gulf Capital Seeks Acquisitions

Gulf Capital Pvt. JSC is seeking acquisitions. Karim El Solh, Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Capital said that Gulf Capital is entering 2016 well capitalised and are continuously looking for opportunistic acquisitions of market leaders in defensive sectors.

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