Our Approach

ADFG, through stringent processes and solid investment vehicles, provides an array of financial services and solutions that are forward thinking. These solutions are spread across investment banking, asset management, private equity investments, SME lending and securities brokerage.

ADFG’s approach to investment begins with evaluating and transforming existing management and extends to extracting and creating value, unrealized hitherto. Our expertise inspires an active approach, ensuring investments outperform expectations.

ADFG invests across a variety of active strategies including listed equities, debt and private equity.

 

Investment Strategy

$6.5bn

AUM's

20%

Across Investments

ADFG seeks opportunistic investments across a variety of sectors and geographies, typically with a ticket size of $50m to $300m in value.

We are both sector and region agnostic in our investment focus, however, we have an exceptional track record of success in financial services, real estate and hospitality in the UAE, MENA, London and Eastern Europe.

Investment Process

ADFG follows a structured and highly disciplined investment process in selecting investments, which utilises its extensive market knowledge and investment expertise and experience in target markets.

We are both sector and region agnostic in our investment focus, however, we have an exceptional track record of success in financial services, real estate and hospitality in the UAE, GCC, MENA, London and Eastern Europe.

Idea Generation
01

Identify theme Idea generation

Devise strategy; identify target space based on theme GCC

 

Selection
02

Sourcing through contacts & existing relationships

Screening & preliminary analysis of opportunity

Decision Making
03

Detailed due diligence

Screening & preliminary analysis of opportunity

Execution/Monitoring
04

Compare and verify actions