Dubai International Capital LLC is a Dubai-based international investment company with a primary focus on private equity in the Middle East and Western European regions. It was established in 2004 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Holding with the mandate to build an international portfolio of diverse business assets across a broad range of industries. Dubai Holding is a large and diversified group that was created to consolidate the various large-scale infrastructure and investment projects which underlie Dubai’s economic, social and industrial development. With an extensive network of regional business contacts and relationships, coupled with a synergy of knowledge and expertise from a multi-cultural staff with the highest standards of professionalism and integrity, Dubai International Capital is well situated to play a leading role in private equity.
Guided by a global vision with a local perspective, Dubai International Capital’s key objectives are to achieve above average risk-adjusted returns on its investments in both established and developing private equity markets; to assist in the diversification of Dubai Holding’s portfolio whilst offering a lasting contribution and acting as a catalyst for economic growth; and to provide stakeholders with growth, diversification, and strategic investments and relationships. Dubai International Capital’s underlying investment philosophy is to take a long-term view, follow strict investment criteria targeting businesses with good management and credible strategies, and to reinvigorate companies by strengthening their long term prospects through management incentives and improvements in productivity and long term investment decisions.