Infracorp – GFH’s infrastructure platform invests with Equitix in electrical energy distribution

  • Strategic collaboration to considerably enhance Infracorp’s Infrastructure footprint 

Manama, Bahrain: GFH Monetary Group’s (GFH”) sustainable infrastructure platform – Infracorp right now introduced an preliminary co-investment with Equitix in Aurora Infrastructure Oy (“Aurora”); a well-established monopoly electrical energy distribution community working in two key geographical areas of Finland and one of many largest industrial electrical energy distribution networks within the Nordics area. 

Aurora serves a blue chip worldwide industrial consumer base which are extremely dedicated to the community and which have invested greater than €4.5 billion mixed within the Firm’s two websites (AKO and ATO) since 2005. Aurora’s AKO website serves authorities backed and/or listed clients in conventional fuels, renewable fuels and chemical merchandise segments, with its fundamental purchasers being Neste, Borealis, Linde and Veolia. Its ATO community in the meantime, serves Outukumpu, the biggest built-in plant and the one totally built-in chrome steel facility on this planet.

Aurora’s electrical energy distribution community represents bodily irreplaceable property which are supported by long-term contracted money flows, high-margins and a semi-regulated tariff construction, inflation and rate of interest pass-throughs, important obstacles to entry and inelastic demand profile. In keeping with Infracorp’s focus, Aurora has a powerful ESG foundation and likewise advantages from the dedication of the Firm’s clients to ESG rules with well-publicised methods on decarbonization of their on-site operations underpinned by additional electrification.

Infracorp will even enter into future collaborative discussions with Equitix, a number one international investor and long-term fund supervisor of core infrastructure property. Equitix has over $11.7 billion of property beneath administration and is the infrastructure funding division of Tetragon, the worldwide asset administration group which manages $80 billion of property on behalf of its purchasers. From this preliminary partnering, Infracorp will discover potential additional alternatives to work with Equitix to put money into choose infrastructure offers on a discretionary foundation.  Any such potential alternatives will provide the flexibility to strengthen Infracorps international infrastructure investments platform in Europe and the Americas throughout a variety of defensive and downturn resistant infrastructure sector investments.

Commenting, Majed Al Khan, CEO of Infracorp stated, “According to our imaginative and prescient, we’re happy to announce this funding in Aurora, which supplies important energy distribution infrastructure for strategic blue-chip industrial clients dedicated to power transition in Finland, together with the 2 single largest electrical energy customers within the Nordics. Aurora’s electrical energy distribution community connects its clients’ websites to the principle energy grid, making them strategic for the European and international worth chain within the chemical substances and stainless-steel industries. There isn’t any various electrical energy distribution community obtainable to its clients at these websites making this a novel asset. We’re delighted to be working with Equitix, a number one international infrastructure asset supervisor with deep expertise in managing and maximising the worth of comparable infrastructure property.”

Awais Majeed, Government Director – Personal Fairness at GFH, added, “According to our technique of investing in resilient, ESG influence sectors, this transaction marks one other funding in a sector that has confirmed resilient and which we anticipate to stay comparatively proof against financial cycles. Aurora operates in a secure, business-friendly setting with macroeconomic developments offering a beneficial backdrop for infrastructure investments. Importantly, it additionally advantages from a longtime power system in Finland and a novel place within the electrical energy distribution area with no publicity to quantity danger in addition to a strong buyer base with giant well-established counterparties, backed by the Finnish authorities. We sit up for working with Aurora’s extremely skilled administration group to proceed to reinforce the worth of its property and to additional enhance effectivity for the advantage of all stakeholders.”

Hugh Crossley, Chief Government Officer at Equitix, stated: “We’re happy to work with GFH and Infracorp on this glorious funding which supplies important electrical energy community to the Finnish financial system. The funding alternatives in infrastructure stay in depth and Equitix is uniquely structured to supply and execute core infrastructure investments, handle them responsibly and ship excellent risk-weighted returns.  We sit up for collaborating with GFH additional.  Equitix values the partnership and there may be ample alternative to discover a pipeline of enticing alternatives throughout the UK, Europe and the Americas collectively.”


About GFH Monetary Group B.S.C.:

GFH is without doubt one of the most recognised monetary teams within the Gulf area. Its companies embrace Asset Administration, Wealth Administration, Business Banking and Proprietary investments. The Group’s operations are centered within the GCC, US and Europe. GFH is listed in Bahrain Bourse, Boursa Kuwait, Dubai Monetary Market and ADX. For extra data, please go to    

About Infracorp B.S.C.:

Infracorp is GFH’s sustainable infrastructure platform specialised in investing within the infrastructure and sustainability growth sector, with a capital of 1.1 billion US {Dollars}. Infracorp manages a portfolio of almost US$3 billion in infrastructure property, together with a 250 million sq. toes land financial institution within the Gulf, North Africa and South Asia which is earmarked for sustainable financial and social infrastructure. Infracorp’s sustainability technique is designed to generate sturdy long-term returns for buyers by proactive administration of ESG dangers, and by embracing alternatives for worth creation within the sustainable funding ecosystem. The corporate focuses on investments in creating communities and investing in logistics and applied sciences that assist sustainability and renewables in addition to social infrastructure property throughout the training and healthcare sectors. For extra details about Infracorp, go to

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Zahraa Taher
Managing Director
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