Aknan Investment Co is an Omani listed investment company that offers shareholders and third-party investors exposure to high-potential opportunities in diversified asset classes.
The company manages assets across several sectors, including financial services and fintech, healthcare, energy, infrastructure, industrial real estate and capital markets.
Its Private investments include stakes in emerging market fintech provider Channel VAS, Omani healthcare group Anglo-Arabian Healthcare, the MENA Infrastructure Fund, Deem Group, Aknan Land, Petronash and National Energy Services Reunited (NESR) Corp.
Through its Private Investments unit, Aknan Investment Co has established a strong investment track-record, deploying capital in sectors that display robust demand fundamentals and that have been prioritized by governments in the Middle East and North Africa region.
The company has also built a strong capability in managing global and regional credit and equity portfolios, which have enhanced the diversification and liquidity of Aknan Investment Co’s balance sheet.
Having established an excellent performance track record, the company now offers attractive investment opportunities to third-party investors, through its capital markets funds and its private equity and private debt platforms.
Established in 2017, Aknan Investment Co teams are singularly focused on deploying capital efficiently, where they see and can add value, in order to deliver sustainable and attractive returns to shareholders and investment partners.
The management team has extensive experience operating in the regional market, with expertise honed at leading international blue-chip corporations and financial institutions. Aknan Investment Co also benefits from a roster of prominent local shareholders that includes Mubadala Development Company, and a distinguished board, chaired by Qais Mohammed Al Yousef
While Aknan Investment Co manages investments globally, the company remains deeply rooted in Omani’s economy and operates at the center of influential business networks in the United Arab Emirates and the wider Middle East region. By investing in key growth sectors, the company is a contributor to the ongoing development of a dynamic private sector – an important component of the region’s economic diversification plans.