Portfolio

At its core, Investcorp is a global mid-market specialist.

Our corporate investment business has over 30 years of investing in mid-market companies across North America, Europe and the MENA region. With more than $36 billion in transaction value, our past and present portfolios include more than 150 investments across a range a sectors, including retail and consumer products, technology, business services and industrials.  

Our real estate team focuses on mid-market core and core-plus investment opportunities throughout the US. Our real estate portfolio ranges across existing office, retail, industrial, multifamily and hospitality properties located primarily in the main 30 US metropolitan areas. Our annual transaction volume is approximately $1 billion per year.

Corporate investment - MENA

  • NDT CCS

    NDT CCS

    The Company provides non-destructive testing (“NDT”) services for a range of industrial sectors including oil and gas, petrochemicals, mining, nuclear and utilities.

    NDT CCS

    The Company was founded by Abdullah Al Shuwayer Sons Group in 1975. The Company is being run by a strong independent management team which has been working together for more than 10 years. The Company provides non-destructive testing (“NDT”) services for a range of industrial sectors including oil and gas, petrochemicals, mining, nuclear and utilities.

    NDT involves the evaluation and testing of pipes, valves, oil platforms and other key industrial components and identifying faults, cracks or defects without causing damage. The Company has three branches across Saudi Arabia and one branch in the UAE with 12 sites across both countries. The Company also has licenses in place in both Qatar and Kuwait. Customer base includes the likes of Saudi ARAMCO, SABIC, Ma’aden, Saipem and Hyundai Heavy Industries.

  • Arvento

    Arvento

    A leading Turkish provider of telematics solutions

    Arvento

    Established in 2005, Arvento is a provider of telematics solutions, delivered as a software-as-a-service, which provide fleet operators with visibility into vehicle location, fuel usage, speed and mileage and other insights into their mobile workforce, enabling them to reduce their operating costs and increase their revenues. The company designs, develops and sells its own range of hardware products and software applications. The business has established itself as the market leader in Turkey as well as one of the leading players in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the UAE. It is a multiple award winner for its technology and its rapid growth. 

    Web: www.arvento.com

  • Namet

    Namet

    The leading Turkish producer of fresh cut and packaged processed red meat products

    Namet

    Location: Kocaeli, Turkey

    Acquired: 2014

    Established in 1998 and headquartered in Kocaeli, Namet is the largest Turkish integrated producer of fresh cut and packaged processed red meat products such as soujouk, pastrami, salami, sausages, smoked meats and frozen and ready to eat burgers. The Company sells its products to retailers as well as hotels, restaurants and catering companies. All of its products are certified Halal.

    Website: www.namet.com.tr

  • AYTB

    AYTB

    A leading provider of technical industrial support services to the petrochemical, oil, gas and other key industrial sectors

    AYTB

    Location: Saudi Arabia

    Acquired: 2013

    AYTB is a leading provider of technical industrial support services to the petrochemical, oil, gas and other key industrial sectors in Saudi Arabia and Qatar. Services offered by the company include plant maintenance, construction and fabrication and industrial cleaning as well as facility management, catering and accommodation services. AYTB is headquartered in Jubail, Saudi Arabia, and employs more than 4,000 people.

    Website: www.aytb.com

  • Leejam

    Leejam

    A leading health and fitness club management company managing the brand "Fitness Time"

    Leejam

    Location: Saudi Arabia

    Acquired: 2013

    Leejam, established in 2007, is the leading fitness chain operator in Saudi Arabia, managing the brand "Fitness Time". The company today employs more than 1,400 people and operates more than 62 locations, currently in Saudi Arabia, with 22 branches under construction (two of which are in Dubai).

    Website: http://www.fitnesstime.com.sa/english

  • Theeb

    Theeb

    A leading car rental company in Saudi Arabia with a fleet of over 10,000 vehicles

    Theeb

    Location: Saudi Arabia

    Acquired: 2013

    Theeb was established in 1991 and today employs 900 people and operates a fleet in excess of 10,000 cars. It is the second largest car rental company in Saudi Arabia and operates in various locations across the Kingdom including at all major airports.

    Website: www.theeb.com.sa/en/home

  • Hydrasun

    Hydrasun

    A leading specialist provider to the international oil and gas industry

    Hydrasun

    Location: United Kingdom / GCC Bridge

    Acquired: 2013

    Hydrasun is a leading international offshore oil and gas equipment company. Established in 1976 in Aberdeen, Scotland, the company has operations in Europe (United Kingdom, Norway and the Netherlands), North America (Gulf of Mexico), South America (Brazil), West Africa (Angola), the Caspian (Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan) and the Middle East (United Arab Emirates, Oman and Egypt). The company represents an attractive bridge opportunity for the Investcorp Gulf Opportunity Fund, given its current MENA presence and prospective growth in the region.

    Website: www.hydrasun.com

  • Automak Automotive Company

    Automak Automotive Company

    A leading independent vehicle leasing company in Kuwait

    Automak Automotive Company

    Location: Kuwait City, State of Kuwait

    Acquired: 2012

    Automak is a leading independent vehicle leasing company in Kuwait and the premier service provider to the country's oil sector. Established in 2002 by an entrepreneur and Al Kharafi Projects, Automak operates a vehicle fleet for companies in the oil, public and corporate sectors. The company is among select players pre-qualified to bid on oil sector tenders and consistently provides vehicle leasing to key state-owned companies and government ministries. It is a leading player in a growing, fragmented and defensive industry underpinned by high government expenditures, increasing lease penetration levels and bank liquidity.

    Website: www.automak.com

  • Orka Group

    Orka Group

    One of Turkey's leading luxury branded menswear retailers

    Orka Group

    Location: Istanbul, Turkey

    Acquired: 2012

    Orka Group is one of Turkey's leading luxury branded menswear retailers. Founded in 1986 by Süleyman and Halidun Orakçıoglu with the introduction of its luxury brand Damat, Orka Group has become a respected international provider of luxury menswear through its brands Damat, Tween and D'S Damat. Orka Group's fashion products are sold in more than 250 stores and 40 different countries around the world, including franchises.

    The Turkish organized luxury menswear market is worth an estimated $7.4 billion and is expected to sustain its strong growth, supported by favorable demographics and increased consumer spending. Istanbul, which represents 40% of the Turkish apparel retail market, is evolving into an international shopping destination and is expected to benefit from increasing sales to tourists.

    Website: www.orkagroup.com

  • Tiryaki Agro

    Tiryaki Agro

    The leading trader and supply chain manager of agro commodities in Turkey

    Tiryaki Agro

    Location: Gaziantep, Turkey

    Acquired: 2010

    Tiryaki Agro is the leading trader and supply chain manager of agro commodities in Turkey. Founded in Gaziantep, Turkey, in 1965 by the Tiryakioglu family, the company has expanded over two generations to become one of the most successful family businesses in Turkey with sales operations across the globe. Tiryaki Agro's business is in the sourcing, processing, storage and trading of conventional and organic grains (wheat, corn and barley), pulses (lentils, chickpeas, peas, beans, rice and bulgur), oil seeds (sunflower, sesame, kanola and soybean), feed stuff and nuts (pistachios, almonds, walnuts and peanuts) across Europe, Africa, the Middle East, the CIS, America and Asia.

    The company has a team of more than 500 professionals, has processing and storage facilities in Turkey, and serves a broad customer base including food processors, retailers, governmental agencies and other agro wholesalers.

    Website: www.tiryaki.net

  • Gulf Cryo

    Gulf Cryo

    The leading manufacturer of industrial, medical and specialty gases in the Middle East

    Gulf Cryo

    Location: Kuwait City, State of Kuwait

    Acquired: 2009

    Gulf Cryo is the leading manufacturer of industrial, medical and specialty gases in the Middle East. Founded in Kuwait in 1953 by the Al Huneidi family, Gulf Cryo has expanded its presence from Kuwait into the UAE, Jordan, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Pakistan. Gulf Cryo operates highly sophisticated manufacturing plants and filling stations, as well as a proprietary pipeline network and tanker fleet, which enable it to produce and transport specialty gases in a highly efficient way to a broad customer base operating in a wide range of industries.

    Website: www.gulfcryo.com

  • L’azurde

    L’azurde

    The Arab world's leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of gold jewelry for the premium mass market

    L’azurde

    Location: Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

    Acquired: 2009

    L'azurde is the Arab world's leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of gold jewelry for the premium mass market, and the fourth largest gold jewelry manufacturer globally. L'azurde was recognized by Forbes of Arabia in 2009 as the number one jewelry brand. The company has high-quality products and designs, a diversified regional distribution network, strong manufacturing capabilities, and significant economies of scale advantages. L'azurde has a long track record of producing gold jewelry since its establishment in 1980 in Riyadh, and over the years has developed state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in both Riyadh and Cairo. The company has established a solid reputation for the reliability and authenticity of its gold jewelry, and deployed an extensive network of distribution with more than 4,200 wholesale relationships that span the Middle East and North Africa.

    Website: www.lazurde.com