We target a diverse group of high-growth industries in global growth markets. We seek to invest in firms with sustainable competitive advantage and market-leading brands with potential for consolidation. We then create value through an active partnership approach.
Acibadem Insurance is the one of the five largest health insurance companies in Turkey. The company has an insured population of about 150,000 people, comprising blue-chip corporate and individual clients. The company’s product portfolio also includes life and personal accident products, giving Acibadem Insurance a strong foothold in the Turkish insurance market.http://www.acibadem.com.tr/
Adalta is a spin-off of the commercial division of Grupo Cek, a group that produces and markets industrial and commercial chemicals. The commercial division markets insecticides, household cleaning products and car cleaning products under the Cruz Verde, Limpex and F40 brands, respectively. Grupo Cek continues to manufacture the products that Adalta sells. As part of the deal, Barboza & Compañía also introduced its line of household cleaning products into Adalta; these products complement the Limpex line of products acquired from Grupo Cek.
Based at Sharjah International Airport in the UAE, Air Arabia is the Middle East’s first and largest low-cost carrier. The company started operating in 2003, with a fleet of two aircraft flying to five destinations. It has since grown to 25 Airbus A320s serving 67 destinations in the Middle East, North Africa, Asia and Europe, from three hubs: the UAE, Morocco and Egypt. It has won recognition for its achievements with various prestigious industry awards. The company went public in 2007.www.airarabia.com
ALA TV is the leading cable TV operator in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Besides cable TV supply, the company also provides high-speed cable internet access and fixed telephony services. It has constructed a network covering 90,000 households via fiber cable and more than 200,000 households via MMDS signal (wireless) infrastructure.
Allied Catering Equipment (Alcat) specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of selected lines of industrial catering equipment. The company primarily supplies institutional clients in the sectors of correctional services, healthcare, hotels, fast food, mining and education. Products include large jacketed kettles and pots, ovens, hot-holding equipment and trolleys.www.alcat.co.za
Kumasi-based Aniniwah Medical Centre (AMC) is one of the largest private healthcare institutions in the northern half of Ghana, with a client base that includes a mixture of low, middle and high income individual and corporate clients. AMC provides a wide range of generalist and specialist services including laboratory services, a pharmacy, obstetrics and gynaecology units, physiotherapy and morgue services.
The Africa Health Fund investment, which began in November 2012, is intended to help modernize AMC’s facilities by providing new medical diagnostic equipment and expanding its service offering.
AOS Orwell Limited (AOSO) emerged from the May 2011 merger of two leading Nigerian oil services companies; Africa Oilfield Services Nigeria Limited (AOS) and Orwell International (oil and gas) Nigeria Limited (Orwell). AOSO provides a broad range of services ranging from drilling jars and tools rentals, fishing tool leasing and down-holes services, directional wireline services, machine shop and other related services to the major oil and drilling contractors.http://www.aosorwell.com/
Analistas de Recursos Globales (ARG) provides fleet management services to medium-sized Mexican companies. It offers operating, leasing and renting of transportation vehicles. Services are provided under the concept of ‘renting’, and can include operating leases, preventive and corrective maintenance, documentation and insurance, GPS tracking and general logistical support.www.grupo-arg.com.mx
ART Marine is the exclusive agent in the Middle East for several leading luxury boat and yacht brands such as Azimut, Benetti, Atlantis, Riviera, Four Winns, Grady-White and MCM. It also provides comprehensive after-sales, yacht charter and marina-management services. ART Marine has been recognized through prestigious industry awards including: Arabian Gulf Yachting Awards 2010, Middle East Best Customer Service, Best Yacht Under 40 Feet, Best Marina Operator, Best Marketing Campaign and Best Broker. It was also Middle East Best Charter Company 2008, and won the Azimut-Benetti Award for Best Azimut Dealer Worldwide in 2006, 2007 and 2008.www.artmarine.net
Asia Electric was incorporated in 1991 in Talgy-Korgan. It is the second-largest domestic manufacturer of insulated electric/power cables (low and high voltage), conductors, meters and other electric devices. It produces 6,500 types of electric/power cables and conductors with various technical characteristics, including differing insulation and diameters, and 38 types of electric meters and other devices.www.asia-electric.kz