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Wafra Named Euromoney’s Best Islamic Fund Manager

Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), the global alternative investment firm, today announced Euromoney has recognized Wafra’s Global Sukuk Team as its Best Islamic Fund Manager [1] at the Euromoney Islamic Finance Awards 2024.

Wafra awarded Best Global Sukuk Strategy at Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East 2024

Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”),the global alternative investment firm, today announced it has been awarded Best Global Sukuk Strategy (1 year) at the Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Middle East Awards 2024 [1]. The award highlights Wafra’s performance within the Islamic finance and investment community over the last year.

PEI May 2024 Keynote Interview: Wafra on delivering solutions to GPs

GPs are looking for strategic partners to help them address various challenges – something a GP stakes strategy can help achieve, say Adel Alderbas, CIO of Wafra, and Lauren Rich, managing director.

Former TPG Executive Michael Abel Launches GREYKITE and Secures Cornerstone Investment From Capital Constellation and Leucadia Asset Management

Today, Wafra Inc. announced a strategic investment by its Constellation platform with GREYKITE, a newly launched private capital advisory firm. Led by Founder and CEO Michael Abel, the investment focus will be a range of traditional and alternative real estate asset classes across Europe with compelling fundamentals and growth tailwinds. Michael is joined by Dan Valenzano, Senior Partner of GREYKITE.

Wafra and the Third Swedish National Pension Fund Announce the Formation of Covalent

Wafra, in partnership with the Third Swedish National Pension Fund (“AP3”), is thrilled to announce the formation of an investment platform called Covalent. Covalent is focused on pursuing a new approach to private equity co-investing, harnessing the capabilities, networks and experience of a small number of large, forward-thinking, global asset owners.

Chesswood Group Limited and Wafra Inc. Announce Joint Venture

Chesswood Group Limited (TSX: CHW) ("Chesswood"), a specialty finance company with 40 years of experience in the commercial equipment finance market, and Wafra Inc. ("Wafra"), a global alternative investment firm, today announced an agreement forming a joint venture partnership (the "Joint Venture") between Chesswood subsidiary Pawnee Leasing Corporation ("Pawnee") and certain funds managed by Wafra ("Wafra Funds").

Capital Constellation and MML Capital Forge Strategic Partnership and Close Premier Modular Infrastructure Investment

Capital Constellation (“Constellation”), an investment platform managed by Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), has partnered with MML Capital (“MML”) to launch a European value-added infrastructure investment platform.

Greenbelt Capital Partners Receives Strategic Investment from Wafra and Capital Constellation

Capital Constellation (“Constellation”), an investment platform managed by Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), today announced a strategic minority investment in Greenbelt Capital Partners (“Greenbelt”), a private equity firm focused on investments related to the long-term changes in the production and consumption of energy (the “New Energy Economy”).

Wafra and Post Road Form Partnership with Intermountain Infrastructure Group

Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), a global alternative investment firm, and Post Road Group (“Post Road”), an alternative investment advisory firm based on Stamford, CT, today announced an investment in Intermountain Infrastructure Group LLC (“IIG”), a leading fiber infrastructure developer and operator focused on providing high-quality bandwidth and route diversity to hyperscale, cloud, carrier and content customers.

 

Arden Group and Wafra Launch Venture Targeting a $1.0 Billion Aggregation of Industrial Service Facilities (ISF) in Top U.S. Growth Markets

Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), a global alternative investment firm, and Arden Group (“Arden”), a leading U.S. middle-market real estate fund manager, have announced a venture to acquire ISF properties located in in-fill sites across major markets in the United States. As part of this venture, the firms have closed on a portfolio of ISF properties, building an immediate presence in key growth markets, including Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Austin and Miami.

Wafra Acquires Controlling Interest in Mission Clean Energy

Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), a global alternative asset manager, today announced the acquisition of a controlling interest in Mission Clean Energy LLC (“Mission”), a utility scale renewable asset developer. Alongside Wafra, Aggregate Power Infrastructure LLC (“API”), a clean infrastructure investor, will be investing in Mission.

Wafra Announces Strategic Partnership with Oak Hill Capital Partners

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wafra Inc. (“Wafra”), a global alternative investment manager, announced today that funds managed by Wafra have acquired a strategic minority ownership interest in Oak Hill Capital Partners (“Oak Hill” or “OHCP”), a middle-market private equity buyout firm. OHCP utilizes a theme-based investing strategy, focused on services, industrials, consumer and media & communications sectors. Wafra purchased the stake in OHCP from an affiliate of Jefferies Financial Group Inc.

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