Our Direct Investment Department is responsible for KIC’s proprietary investments and manages and monitors a diversified portfolio of mid to long-term direct investments (quoted & unquoted) mostly in MENA region. Over the past years, the department has achieved descent returns on its investments, setting KIC strategic presence in the market as well as putting its influence on investees’ future growth and performance.
Our Direct Investment Department follows a systematic investment process that is based upon the following principles:
- Pro-active generation of deal flow
- Disciplined valuation approach
- Comprehensive due diligence
- Continuous investment monitoring and value creation post-acquisition
- Clear exit planning