ADFG’s debt platform, focuses on providing liquidity and debt capital solutions in the Middle East. We provide structuring, execution and on-going monitoring and management of debt investments on behalf of investors. Since inception in 2014, ADFG has successfully structured and financed over USD 3.2 billion in financing across multiple investments delivering a blended overall return of 15%. ADFG aligns its interests alongside its investors by committing 20-25% of the capital in each co-investment.
Primary clients include real estate developers, financial sponsors and corporates in a transitory state covering a range of products including:
- Direct lending: Proprietarily sourced senior debt financing for corporates unable to secure traditional bank financing
- Mezzanine financing: Mezzanine / sub-ordinated debt for last mile financing projects, dividend recapitalizations and acquisition debt
- Special situations: Investments in distressed or event-driven situations requiring capital (including structured equity, convertibles, etc.)
Our team is made up of debt professionals with experience across a wide range of geographies and industries providing us with a competitive advantage of identifying and structuring investments for our clients and investors.