Our Approach

We believe a unique combination of investment and portfolio management skills, commitment to sustainability and stakeholder management, and our collective knowledge gained across 170+ investments in over 30 countries set us apart.

Significant investment experience

We have pioneered the private equity industry in many of the growth markets where we operate with a consistently strong track record in Asia, Africa, Latin America, the Middle East and Turkey. The Group has consistently delivered net returns in excess of relevant public and private benchmarks.

True local presence, with global best practices

Abraaj’s on-the-ground teams, experience in the region, and in-depth local knowledge, supported by regional execution teams and central global functions, enables the Group to identify compelling investment opportunities and engage in a hands-on manner with its partner companies. 

World-class professionals

We hire professionals with world-class value-creation capabilities; we invest in training so that our people can develop these skills further; and we use third-party experts where they are most needed.

An unrivaled global platform

We boast an unrivaled global platform, benefiting from the collective experience and institutional consistency of Abraaj’s purpose-built platform, with the unique ability to build businesses along a South-South corridor.

Our sustainable investment approach

We invest with integrity, rigor and with a view to create enduring returns as agents of change. We work with our partner companies to realize the mutual and inextricably linked goals of being commercially successful and sustainable.

Active risk reduction

Based on our deep understanding of growth market nuances, we have developed a pragmatic and disciplined approach to identify, assess, price, and actively reduce risks.