We Offer Long-Term
Perspective to Investing

We are a leading regional private equity firm with USD 920 million in capital commitments

What We Offer

We approach our portfolio with a focus on developing a strategic growth plan, supplemented with our financial expertise and operational best practices, all underpinned by disciplined corporate governance.




We provide growth capital to the middle market through equity capital and mezzanine debt structures. The middle market has been a key growth engine in the MENA region



We take a long-term perspective to investing and we are committed to enhancing organic growth through geographic expansion, product-line development and funding



We guide our portfolio companies by integrating our capital with proven operational best practices. We help our companies devise strategies to create sustainable revenue



Our team has complementary financial and operational skill sets and significant deal cycle experience in private equity and mezzanine debt investments in the MENA region.

What We Look For

We focus on the MENA middle market and target investments ranging between USD 10 million and 60 million in a single investment. Our focus is on companies that operate in consumer-driven sectors and have significant potential to grow organically or through acquisitions.


What's New?

During the last 10 years, NBKCP has achieved one of the most successful track records in the MENA region through investments in 23 companies and 11 portfolio exits with an emphasis on the consumer, education and healthcare sectors. The firm’s proven track record is the result of strong deal origination capabilities and its hands-on, operational approach to portfolio management.


NBK Capital Partners acquires Dubai property in AED 350 million (US$ 95 million) sale-leaseback transaction

September 27, 2017

NBK Capital Partners has completed the acquisition of the Dubai campus of a K-12 international curriculum school in a sale-leaseback transaction. This follows the firm’s strategy to acquire income-generating real estate assets across the GCC. The school operator has leased back the campus over the long term and will continue to operate and manage the school.

The Real Estate investments platform augments the highly successful Private Equity and Private Credit investment businesses at NBK Capital Partners.

“Our MENA Real Estate platform focuses on aggregating a portfolio of existing income-producing assets and delivering a stable yield to investors. We are actively pursuing opportunities in defensive sectors like Education, Healthcare and Logistics across the entire GCC” said Mr. Yaser Moustafa, Senior Managing Director of NBK Capital Partners.

Institutional investors continue to invest in private education in Dubai, encouraged by the positive outlook, the transparent and active regulation by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA), and the sector’s resilience to economic cycles.