International Allies

Drake Star Partners

Established in 2003, Drake Star Partners is a global investment banking firm serving the technology, media and communications (TMC) sectors with offices in New York, London, Paris, Munich, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Geneva. It was formed following the merger of several boutique investment banks. The firm has closed over 300 transactions, c.70% of which were cross-border,...

MEFIC Capital

Established in 2007, MEFIC Capital operates as a full-service investment bank in the KSA. MEFIC Capital is active in wealth management, asset management, private equity, investment banking and real estate. Its shareholders consist of prominent institutions and influential business individuals from the GCC.

Alpacar Associates

Established in 2012, Alpacar Associates is an independent Turkish investment banking firm providing M&A, Capital Markets, Acquisition and Special Situations Financing Advisory services to its clientele. The firm was founded by Ali T. Alpacar who has over 20 years of investment banking experience in Turkey gained through executive positions held at BofA Merrill Lynch, JP Morgan Chase and Unicredit/CA IB. The team at Alpacar has a combined experience of more than 50 years with stellar credentials and relationships in the Turkish market.

Flatrace Investments

Flatrace Investments is an international boutique consulting firm dedicated to serving the needs of the rapidly growing Gulf Region’s marketplace. With over 20 years’ experience advising governments, businesses, multinational corporations, private equity funds and family offices, Flatrace Investments has the skills and know-how to help clients establish or expand their presence in the Region...