Private Equity & International Investments
Private equity is the engine behind the entrepreneurial activity that drives innovation, productivity and ultimately, prosperity in markets around the world. KHC believes the key to success in the private equity arena is a discriminating eye for value in a crowded market, combined with support for one’s holdings while broader investor sentiment surges and ebbs.
By taking positions in some of the world’s most astute private equity companies, KHC is gratified to support both leading-edge innovation in developed countries and growth in emerging economies.
Kingdom Holding Company (in conjunction with HRH Prince Alwaleed) holds a substantial investment position in Twitter, the social networking service. Following an initial purchase of shares in 2011, KHC (and HRH) increased their ownership in October, 2015. The combined investment currently ranks them as Twitter’s second …