Lumina expects strong performance in mergers and acquisitions between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom, in light of the recent strengthening of trade exchange structures
In a move to reaffirm the company’s presence in Riyadh, London and Dubai, Lumina has appointed Fikri Younes, a former government consultant and specialist in mergers and acquisitions, as its partner in Riyadh for its expansion in Saudi Arabia.
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Lumina Capital Advisors revealed that it expects strong performance in mergers and acquisitions between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom; Following the easing of travel restrictions imposed due to “Govt-19”, Britain withdrew from the European Union and implemented Saudi Vision 2030 goals. In this context, and to consolidate its presence in its core markets; As a permanent partner in Lumina Riyadh, Mr. Fikri Yunus announced the merger.
Commenting on the matter from London, Lumina CEO Rick Botner said: “Lumina has a proven track record of providing excellent consulting services to businesses, family groups and investors in complex international connections and acquisitions in London, Riyadh and Dubai today. With Ficri Yunus affiliated, we hope our clients in Saudi Arabia and the region will benefit from his extensive experience.
The pace of official visits between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom has accelerated recently, with several statements issued by both parties on a number of occasions dealing with the direction of the two countries to increase mutual investment in key sectors over the next few years. , Health and education. The recent successful acquisition of the United Football Club in Newcastle by the Saudi Public Investment Fund is a testament to the continued investment between the two countries. In light of these developments, it is expected that the hospitality, entertainment and service sectors of the two countries will see rapid growth as companies in both countries seek to forge new partnerships and enhance existing cooperation and investment relations. It is within the framework of implementing the goals of Vision 2030 and is the result of Britain’s exit from the European Union and the launch of unprecedented economic efforts and the transition to the post-Covid-19 phase.
For his part, Riyadh-based Lumina’s managing partner Fikri Yunus said:“I am proud to join the Lumina Group and increase its presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia as I look forward to continuing the company’s growth path and serving our customers closely in the Kingdom. Trade exchange opportunities between Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom have increased and accordingly, we expect there to be mergers and acquisitions between the two countries.Our in-depth experience in advising on mergers and acquisitions gives us full confidence in our ability to provide better services to our customers in both countries.
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About Lumina Capital Advisors Limited (Lumina):
Lumina Capital Advisors Limited (“Lumina”) is a company specializing in merging capital and investment agreements between the Middle East and the United Kingdom. With offices in London, Dubai and Riyadh, the company’s experienced investment advisory team provides comprehensive and high-level expertise to the company’s family business and private equity clients in the UK, region and globally.
With over 100 years of overall experience, the Lumina Group has advised over 100 investment deals worldwide, including M&A, finance and restructuring agreements. Lumina’s team is committed to world-class investment consulting services and expects to build solid relationships with customers and investors.
About Fikri Yunus:
Fikri Yunus is a former government adviser and expert in advising on mergers and acquisitions. He recently held a consulting position in the Ministry of Investment of Saudi Arabia, before which he was a consultant to the General Commission for Small and Medium Enterprises “Monshat”. Mr. Younes has extensive experience advising on investment deals; During his career, he has advised on more than 30 investment deals worth over $ 2 billion, primarily in the real estate, education, health and manufacturing sectors. Younis held executive positions at Investment Bank in Al Qaeda Capital in Jeddah and Shua Capital in Riyadh, before which he worked for 10 years with KPMG in Abu Dhabi and Dubai.
Mr. Younes holds an MBA from the IE School of Business in Madrid and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Beirut, USA. He holds Islamic Financial Qualification from the Securities and Investment Institute in London and Institutional Appraisal and General Accounting from the American Institute of Accountants in New York.
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