Clyde & Co advises Alpha Dhabi on sale in construction unit to ADQ

  • Communiqués de presse 22 avril 2024 22 avril 2024
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Global law firm Clyde & Co has advised Alpha Dhabi Holding PJSC (ADH) (ADX: ALPHADHABI) on the sale of 49 per cent of the entire share capital of Alpha Dhabi Construction Holding LLC (ADCH) to ADQ Developmental Holding LLC (ADQ).

Clyde & Co advises Alpha Dhabi on sale in construction unit to ADQ

Alpha Dhabi will retain the 51 per cent stake in ADCH, which, along with its subsidiary Trojan Construction, has worked on projects such as the Zayed National Museum and the Guggenheim Museum, and critical infrastructure such as the national railway network. ADCH also successfully executes large-scale residential community projects for locally based real estate developers, including Aldar, Modon Properties, and Emaar.

The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals.

Alpha Dhabi Holding PJSC (ADH), a UAE listed conglomerate, was established in 2013 and is one of the fastest growing Abu Dhabi based investment holding companies, with more than 90,000 employees and 250 businesses spread across healthcare, renewable energy, petrochemicals, and other industries such as real estate, construction, and hospitality.

Clyde & Co acted as lead counsel to ADH. The team was led by partner and Head of Corporate – Middle East, Naji Hawayek (Dubai) and legal director Matthew Gearing (corporate, Abu Dhabi) who were supported by legal director Krishen Patel (corporate, Dubai), and associate Alwyn Mathew (corporate, Abu Dhabi).

With over 30 years of experience in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), Clyde & Co is one of the largest international law firms with over 80 partners and over 540 staff operating through 9 offices and associated offices in Abu Dhabi, Cairo, Cape Town, Dar es Salaam, Doha, Dubai, Johannesburg, Nairobi, and Riyadh. Clyde & Co supports international and local organisations throughout the wider region with a full-service offering of local specialists across most business sectors and services of law, including commercial, commercial disputes, corporate, cyber risk, data protection & privacy, employment & immigration, finance, global recoveries, insolvency & reorganisation, intellectual property, international arbitration, projects & construction, real estate, regulatory & investigations, and technology, outsourcing & data.

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