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Deal View With Hector Martinez

Deal View with Hector Martinez

Abraaj Partner Hector Martinez shares consumer retail trends in the Pacific Alliance and gives an inside look into what makes QBCo, a leading Colombian food manufacturer, a compelling investment.
Call For #FreedomForGirls

Call for #FreedomForGirls

This film celebrates girls around the world who are fighting for their freedom, for empowerment, good health, access to education and more. Abraaj is proud to support #FreedomForGirls. Join the fight.

Blog Posts

Abraaj And The RCA Welcomes Innovation Scholars From Growth Markets

Abraaj and the RCA welcomes Innovation Scholars from Growth Markets

From Colombia to the Philippines, we are pleased to welcome the Abraaj RCA Innovation Scholars for 2017 - 2019. This is the largest international scholarship programme in the postgraduate creative sector.
Deal View With Hector Martinez

Deal View with Hector Martinez

Abraaj Partner Hector Martinez shares consumer retail trends in the Pacific Alliance and gives an inside look into what makes QBCo, a leading Colombian food manufacturer, a compelling investment.
Deal View With Saad Zaman

Deal View with Saad Zaman

Saad Zaman, Partner at Abraaj, joins us to discuss the compelling opportunities in the Indian renewables sector, Abraaj’s partnership with ENGIE and commitment to clean energy across growth markets.
Deal View With Omar Lodhi

Deal View with Omar Lodhi

Omar Lodhi, Partner, joins us in an interview to discuss the investment in Cinepax, growth plans and why Pakistan continues to be a market we have immense confidence in.

Videos

Call For #FreedomForGirls

Call for #FreedomForGirls

This film celebrates girls around the world who are fighting for their freedom, for empowerment, good health, access to education and more. Abraaj is proud to support #FreedomForGirls. Join the fight.
Scaling Impact Investing: Keynote – Arif Naqvi, Founder & Group Chief Executive, The Abraaj Group

Scaling Impact Investing: Keynote – Arif Naqvi, Founder & Group Chief Executive, The Abraaj Group

Arif Naqvi, Founder and Group Chief Executive, The Abraaj Group, delivers the keynote address at the forum on ‘Scaling Impact Investing‘, held in New York on 18 September 2017.
Scaling Impact Investing: Are The Sustainable Development Goals Attainable?

Scaling Impact Investing: Are the Sustainable Development Goals Attainable?

The session covers how the SDGs have captured global interest across sectors and industry players. In a candid conversation with global CEOS, panelists discuss the opportunities and challenges to tackling the sustainable development goals across multiple sectors.
Scaling Impact Investing: Reaching Scale Through Institutional Capital

Scaling Impact Investing: Reaching Scale Through Institutional Capital

In this panel, participants shared their experiences on the opportunities and challenges they face when deploying impact for scale and how greater traction is needed to deliver on the Global Goals.

White Papers

Private Equity In Global Growth Markets: A New Perspective

Private Equity in Global Growth Markets: A New Perspective

In a presentation and Q&A session held in New York, Josh Lerner shares key findings and insights on global growth markets (GGMs).
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 5/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 5/5

This white paper discusses three important investing choices to consider - deal stage, deal manager, and company size – and practical strategies for private equity investment success in GGMs.
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 4/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 4/5

This white paper undertakes a detailed evaluation of global private equity exits in order to identify and discern the impact on investors of any differences between developed markets and GGMs.
Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 3/5

Global Growth Markets Private Equity Series 3/5

This white paper reviews the investment performance of minority and majority investments in global growth markets (GGMs).

Reports

The Abraaj Group’s UNGC Communication On Progress (COP) Report

The Abraaj Group’s UNGC Communication On Progress (COP) Report

View The Abraaj Group's Communication on Progress report, developed for the UNGC, which demonstrates how integrating ESG is very much a "trade-on" for businesses and society at large.
Scaling Impact Investing: The Opportunity For Social And Financial Returns

Scaling Impact Investing: The Opportunity for Social and Financial Returns

At Abraaj, we deploy private capital to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges. This report highlights perspectives from Abraaj colleagues on Partnership Capital, and explores how we invest for impact across growth markets.
Better Business, Better World: A Call To Action

Better Business, Better World: A Call to Action

The ‘Better Business, Better World’ report by BSDC, where Abraaj Group Chief Executive Arif Naqvi is a Founding Commissioner, shows how pursuing the Global Goals could create massive new market opportunities, in ways that extend prosperity to all.
The Abraaj Group Sustainability Report 2015-16

The Abraaj Group Sustainability Report 2015-16

From oncology and diagnostic services in Morocco to integrated door-to-door logistics operator in Thailand, we grow businesses beyond commercial successes to become sustainability leaders. Read the Abraaj Sustainability Report 2015/16 here.