Gateway Partners CEO participates at Forbes Global CEO Conference in Bangkok

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Gateway Partners CEO participates at Forbes Global CEO Conference in Bangkok

Under the theme, “The World Reboots”, the 18th annual Forbes Global CEO Conference gathered approximately 400 of the world’s top global CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders.  Gateway Partners CEO, V. Shankar, participated in a panel session at the two-day conference focused on the disruptive influence of financial technology on finance. The discussion tackled investment […]

Gateway’s Shankar bets on ‘biscuits, not bitcoins’

On the sidelines of the Forbes conference in Bankok, V Shankar advised investors to stay away from three plays – bitcoin, Argentina bonds and Tesla stock, ‘BAT’. Read more about the back to basics investment strategy here.

Moya Gets a Vote of Confidence as Gateway Partners becomes Controlling Shareholder

Gateway Partners became the substantial shareholder of Indonesia’s largest water treatment company, Moya Holdings Asia, in April 2018. Moya has secured an expansion amendment to the build-operate-transfer cooperation agreement with PDAM in Tangerang, Indonesia. The total pipe network to be installed would be increased to 1,200km from 631km. Scheduled to be completed by 2024, the […]

V. Shankar Speaks at the 25th Anniversary of Afreximbank’s Annual General Meeting

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) embraced the theme of ‘Eximbanking for an Emergent Africa: The Next 25 years’ at its 25th Annual General Meeting in Abuja, Nigeria. As part of a series of seminars on topics related to structural transformation, trade finance, intra-African trade and the technological revolution; V. Shankar participated in a discussion centered around the African Continental Free […]

Saudi Arabia Equities, Global Trade Disputes, Emerging Markets and Tesla

V. Shankar spoke on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East”, discussing the Saudi Arabia equities, global trade disputes, emerging markets and the performance of Tesla. The full clip is also available here.

Gateway Partners Mulls Saudi, U.A.E. Deals for USD757m Fund

Anil Dua and Iyad Malas spoke to Bloomberg in Dubai about the status of Gateway Fund I, which is currently c.65% deployed in 10 deals spread across emerging markets from Indonesia to Nigeria.  Iyad gave some colour on the fund terms and target returns, while Anil expanded on the investment philosophy. Read more about Gateway Fund […]

Basic is Best for Dubai-based Private Equity Group Leader, Gateway Partners

In an in-depth interview with award-winning business journalist Frank Kane, Gateway Partners CEO, V Shankar, covers a wide range of themes, including the firm’s investment philosophy. Shankar provides an overview on investment activity and insight on the firm’s history, as well as opportunities in the Saudi market and his views on the private equity sector in the Middle […]

Iyad Malas Participates in Saudi’s TOP CEO Conference

Iyad Malas participated in the 2018 TOP CEO Conference, focused on restructuring businesses in the Gulf and Middle East. Along with fellow panelists, Iyad provided insights on the keys to success for business leaders in the region. He outlined how business leaders and governments can implement new strategies to navigate challenges and take their organisations forward through corporate transformations. A full report on […]

Gateway Partners Annual Investor Forum: Aliko Dangote and Strive Masiyiwa Talk Business & Entrepreneurship in Africa

Aliko Dangote, President of the Dangote Group, and Strive Masiyiwa, Executive Chairman & Founder of the Econet Group, spoke together on a panel at Gateway Partners Investor Forum 2018 moderated by Bronwyn Nielsen, International Broadcaster and Former Editor-in-Chief of CNBC Africa.  The panel discussion centered around entrepreneurship in Africa and building businesses for the long term. The […]

V. Shankar Participates in the 2018 Global Education and Skills Forum

‘How do we prepare young people for the world of 2030 and beyond?’; this was the theme of the 2018 Global Education & Skills Forum which brought together world leaders from the public, private and social sectors to share, debate and shape new ways for education to transform our world. During the event, V. Shankar participated […]