CITADEL CAPITAL (CCAP.CA on the EGX), the leading investment company in Africa and the Middle East, is transforming its business model to capture the compelling upside of longer holding periods while shedding non-core investments to focus on top companies in high-growth industries. The firm controls investments of US$ 9.5 billion and focuses on five core industries: Energy, transportation, agrifoods, mining, and cement.
Citadel Capital builds businesses that will help define our region's future. Drawing on our roots as Africa's largest private equity firm, our businesses cater to the needs of more than 1.3 billion consumers. We prize innovation, value creation and sustainability at all our investments.
Egypt has always had an economy that has the capacity to absorb investments and we as a country have always been able to find the right track.... [more]
Ahmed Heikal has received Arabian Business magazine’s 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award... [more]
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Read Dr. Ahmed Heikal’s 10 reasons to be optimistic about Egypt’s future
Watch Hisham El-Khazindar discuss his outlook for Egypt and Citadel Captial’s transformation at the Euromoney Egypt Conference 2013
Examine Dr. Ahmed Heikal’s views on Egypt and its economy on CBC with Lamis El-Hadidy.
Download Citadel Capital’s Annual Report 2012
Explore Citadel Capital Managing Director Hisham El-Khazindar’s views on Egypt’s political and economic challenges