Abraaj Capital in EFC acquisition

June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p57
Trade Publication
The article reports that Abraaj Capital has completed a leveraged buyout of Egyptian Fertiliser Co. (EFC) for $1.4 billion. According to Arif Naqvi, vice chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) of Abraaj Capital, EFC is considered as one of the most efficient companies in the high-growth global fertilizer industry. It cites that the finance of the purchase was provided by Deutsche Bank. It states that EFC is one of the largest private-sector fertilizer producers in Egypt.


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