MERGERS AND ACQUISITIONS ADVISORY

Execution to highest standards and alignment with client success

The Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory team at NBK Capital provides strategic financial advice to middle-market and blue-‎chip companies across the MENA region. Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory delivers creative, actionable solutions to ‎clients through the following services:‎

Corporate RestructuringStreamline operations and enhance the bottom line
MergersFacilitate Company combinations to unlock synergies
Sell-side advisory/buy-side advisoryStrong network and extensive experience in regional and international capital markets ensures optimal deal structures
Divestures/Carve-outsIdentify and sell non-core assets to interested regional and international investors

Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory Group has advised on transactions in excess of USD 6 billion including:

  • Exclusive financial advisor on the sale of 100% stake in Multibrands (KSA) to Gulf Capital
  • Exclusive advisor to Saudi Telecom Company on acquiring an additional stake in Viva
  • Advised Mezzan on the acquisition of Unitra
  • Advised Qtel on the USD 1.8 billion acquisition of Wataniya Telecom

NBK Capital has advised on a number of Mergers and Acquisitions transactions including the following:

Company Name Taiba Hospital
Deal Size KD 7.25 million (USD 24 million)
DealSale of minority stake
NBK Capital RoleFinancial Advisor to NBK Capital Partners
DateFebruary 2017
CountryKuwait
Company NameMultibrands for Trading Company
Deal SizeUndisclosed
DealSale of a 100% stake
NBK Capital RoleExclusive Financial Advisor
DateApril 2016
CountryKuwait
Company NameSaudi Telecom Company
Deal SizeKD 129 million (USD 430 million)
DealAcquisition of additional 26% equity stake in Viva Kuwait
NBK Capital RoleFinancial Advisor and Offer Manager
DateFebruary 2016
CountryKuwait
Company NameMezzan Holding Company
Deal SizeUndisclosed
DealAcquisition of 100% stake in Unitra Mets Group
NBK Capital RoleExclusive Financial Advisor to Mezzan Holding Company
DateJanuary 2014
CountryKuwait
Company NameQtel
Deal SizeKD 519 million (USD 1.7 billion)
DealAcquisition of 40% stake in Wataniya Telecom
NBK Capital RoleFinancial Advisor to Qtel
DateOctober 2012
CountryKuwait
Company NameNational Bank of Kuwait
Deal SizeUSD 1 billion
DealAcquisition of 98.5% stake in Al-Watany Bank of Egypt
NBK Capital RoleFinancial Advisor to the National Bank of Kuwait
DateAugust 2007
CountryEgypt
Company NameTurkiye Finans
Deal SizeUSD 1 billion
DealAcquisition of 60% stake in Turkiye Finans Katilim Bankasi
NBK Capital RoleFinancial Advisor to the National Commercial Bank
DateJuly 2007
CountryTurkey