What we do

ACL is an investment firm with expertise in Asset Management, Private Equity and Structured Finance. ACL’s edge and focus is the Middle East.

In Asset Management ACL acts principally as a feed for investors, including managed managed accounts, into the best investment managers and funds. Our track record is a compounded annual return of  37.0% (EUR) with Sharpe ratios of 2.6 (EUR) respectively.

In Private Equity ACL acts as either as lead investor or at times in advising capacity, in particular where PIPE deals are concerned. ACL’s principles are respected participants in the Middle Eastern business community given their investing and entrepreneurial track records. Some better known examples on the ground include, Karafarin Bank, Middle East Bank, Maadiran Group (IT) and Arya Diesel (commercial transportation equipment).

In Structured Finance ACL acts a lead or co-sponsor of tailored debt instruments such as private placement of notes and DPRs – in line with products issued in BRIC and other leading emerging markets.

In all its activities, ACL ensures compliance with UN, EU and US regulatory directives.

Our Team

Our Team and Network

Our close network inside and outside of the region offers a unique combination of experience:

Extensive expertise in large scale international and domestic capital market transactions.

Allocating, managing and facilitating large flows of international capital (at top-tier global investment banks) into emerging markets around the globe – China, Indonesia, Brazil, Turkey, Russia, Poland, South Africa, Nigeria, UAE, Egypt, Qatar and Kazakhstan.

The management of the largest and best performing Mutual Fund in the region.