EKH's key success is all about value creation. EKH's success rests on processing regional professional expertise in diverse industry sectors, partnering with experienced industry world leaders, and carefully analyzing all investment decisions for optimal returns to its shareholders.
Since its establishment, EKH has completed some of the most complex transactions in the region. The Company generally acquires majority stakes and takes management control in most of its investments.
Highly qualified investment officers source transactions and identify opportunities within EKH’s various lines of business sectors. Transactions are then submitted to a dedicated investment committee for approval. Adhering to this stringent mode of operation with each and every deal guarantees a high success rate with all transactions and ultimately creates more shareholder value.
A fundamental factor that has contributed to the Company’s success is the long-standing conviction that the closing of an acquisition is only the beginning of the process of creating value. EKH identifies, pursues and finalizes key acquisitions in a timely manner that takes into account both the long and short-term potential for business development in a given industry or business.
Developing New Strategies
EKH then begins to take specific steps to develop and implement business plans. It takes a hands-on
approach and is heavily involved in the management of its portfolio companies. Strategies are developed jointly by portfolio company management and EKH to ensure that companies maximize their efficiency and properly utilize the synergies that exist within the Group.
The ability to secure strategic partnerships with key international players in each of the industries in which EKH invests has been at the core of its successful investment strategy. By partnering with prestigious global companies such as Shell, Beach petroleum and CPC. EKH has been able to provide the companies within its diversified portfolio of investments with the necessary expertise to help them accelerate further into the next level.
This well-cultivated network of strategic partnerships enables EKH to offer large, multi-faceted enterprises with contacts, managerial talent and technical expertise that few others in the market can offer. As corporations increasingly turn to mergers and acquisitions, partnerships of this nature will continue to lead to a significant number of investment opportunities for EKH over the next few years.