Planet Investment Banking is a young, aggressive advisory house offering high-touch service to MENA companies as well as global firms looking to do business in the Arab world. We offer M&A and equity capital markets advisory alongside proven expertise in advising on debt capital markets transactions. We’re industry generalists who draw on proven track records in banking, private equity, finance and consulting.
Built-up through our years of experience in Egypt, the Gulf, the United States and Europe, our network of relationships spans the globe—and the industry spectrum. We have key contacts globally and our clients are medium and large businesses that operate in the banking and finance industry, upstream and downstream energy, entertainment, real estate, and light and heavy industry.
Each member of our team has proven experience in the creation of shareholder value in the investment banking, securities brokerage, private equity, commercial banking, risk management and commercial law industries. Between us, we have a track record that includes USD 1.7 billion in syndicated loan facilities, USD 1.6 billion in restructuring and sales, and USD 2.7 billion in project finance, among others.
Planet Investment Banking takes a controlling stake in Emerging Power NV, a renewable energy company with a mandate to invest in solar power plants in Kenya and Uganda.