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.

Citadel Capital Closes Fully Subscribed Capital Increase to EGP 8 bn

100% subscribed capital increase is a major step towards the firm’s transformation into an investment company ... [more]

Africa Railways Invests Additional US$ 80 mn in RVR Turnaround

Transaction brings Africa Railways’ total holding in RVR to 85% via acquisition of shares from TransCentury... [more]

Citadel Capital Invests in Internal Audit and Controls as Part of Ongoing Focus on Governance

firm prioritizes three themes: divestiture of non-core investments, risk mitigation and institutionalization... [more]

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