Hamzah Behbehani Economic Consultancy

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Hamzah Behbehani Economic Consultancy

Four Decades of Investment Banking Experience

Hamzah Behbehani Economic Consultant

About Hamzah Behbehani

I am a Solopreneur Investment Banker and the owner of HBEC, commercially registered in Kuwait under license number 950/2008.

My Investment Banking experience spans 35 years across Asset Classes and geographic regions with previous employment in Kuwait and London.

I have experience on both the Buy and Sell side of the business.

I have a valuable network of relationships and contacts in the Private and Public sectors.

Education and Credentials

MBA Finance San Francisco State University-1982

- Certified ISMA Bond Dealer-1984

- FSA Registration–UK–1987

- NASD Series 3 & 17 – USA 1992.

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How Can We Be Of Service To You?

HBEC utilizing a professional network of specialists caters to Business Groups and Financial Institutions in a value added Investment Banking consultancy role with a focus on the MENA region in the following mandates:

Private Equity Deal Sourcing

In support of PE Funds looking to establish a new platform business or grow an existing one.

Debt & Equity Funding arrangements

In support of start-up businesses or established ones pursuing growth.

Private Placement Services

Presenting the investment opportunity to likely potential investors.


Why Choose HBEC?

- Use our relationships and contacts to extend your reach and enhance the success of the transaction.

- Obtain a professional independent analysis of the transaction to enhance effectiveness and target suitability.

- Benefit from our deep comprehension of Family Business Owner mentality.

- Maintain close liaison with all parties in the execution phase of a transaction.

- Attain relation services post transaction to enhance repeat business.


Achievements

Amongst the transactions I have participated in:

Gulf Investment Corp $ 300 MM FRN issue
(Placement)

Commercial Bank of Kuwait KD 25 MM Bond issue
(Origination,Structure and Placement)

National Industries Group KD 20 MM Bond issue.
(Origination,Structure and Placement)

Qatar Telecom IPO
(Placement)

Alternative Strategies Fund of Hedge Funds.
(Origination and Placement)

Gulf Premier Fund - GCC listed equities.
(Origination,Structure and Placement)

Khaleej 1- $ 1.25 B High Grade CDO.
(Origination and Placement)

KFIC PE Fund- Balance Sheet relief.
(Origination,Structure and Placement)

Palms Agro Kuwait Acquisition.
(Acquisition)

Arab Finance House- Lebanon.
(25% Acquisition)

Al Bashaer Fund- Sharia compliant GCC listed equities
(Origination,Structure and Placement)

Kout Food Company IPO.
(Origination and Structure)

Bayan Holding Company PE- Jordan Gate Real Estate Project.
(Structure and Placement)

Rasmal Holding Company PE- GCC Real Estate.
(Placement)

Y Telecom PE- Yemen GSM License.
(Placement)

Masraf Al Rayan- Pre IPO.
(Placement)

Invesense Holding Company.
(Executive Offering Memorandum)

CDC KSA Capital Increase (First MidEast Polysilicon Project).
(Placement)


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