Mumtalakat 2016 Annual Report


Our Approach

In 2016, we maintained our investment approach which is guided by three key pillars: long-term partnership, value-adding active role and commitment to best practices.

Our investment approach


We actively seek commercially attractive investment opportunities in businesses with proven track records of growth and profitability and the potential for continued expansion.

We invest in businesses with strong management teams and effective governance systems. Our approach to new investments is to acquire a significant minority stake in the company and to secure board representation and appropriate shareholder rights.

active role

We aim to grow and diversify our portfolio across multiple industries and geographies. Our team has in-depth experience in our key sectors of interest.

We drive value creation at our portfolio companies and continuously enhance corporate governance across Mumtalakat and ourportfolio companies and ultimately generate long-term, sustainable financial returns.

Commitment to
best practices

We incorporate the Generally Accepted Principles and Practices of Sovereign Wealth Funds (the Santiago Principles).

We are rated 10/10 in the Linaburg-Maduell Transparency Index

We operate in compliance with the Bahrain Code of Corporate Governance and always encourage our portfolio companies to do the same.