AASA was first established in 1992 by Mr. Channana Parambil Mohamed Salih and has since grown through diversification into construction support services. The Group’s entire operations are conducted through AASA Group, where the 5 sub divisions are: Civil, Electrical, Steel, Industry Support Services (Man Power) and Information & Communication Technology.
In each of these businesses, AASA Group has proven expertise in securing contracts from governmental entities, leading developers and construction & infrastructure majors. Among notable projects completed include Alain Airport Expo, Mall of the Emirates – Extension, Al Dar Headquarters – Structure work, and Al Ain Airport- hangars, among others.
An established international player, Caparol deals in
manufacturing and sale of paints and
They have a production facility located at Dubai
Industrial City. Mainly dealing with construction
contractors, Caparol is now venturing into the retail
segment as well.
Regions of operation include the UAE, Qatar, KSA,
Oman, Iraq and Africa.
Starwood Industries have established themselves as
a well-known name in the wood industry.
Operating out of their facility at Dubai Investment
Park they specialize in design, production, supply
and installation of various wooden products catering
to projects markets. Starwood sells its products
throughout 3 primary markets: the UAE, KSA & Egypt.
Since EII’s investment in Starwood they have
established an additional facility in Egypt to service
the demand in the North African region.
LFC are specialists at building and contracting
services including flooring, waterproofing, concrete
rehabilitation and protective coating services.
Since their inception in 2006, they have been growing
rapidly with an impressive range in clientele.
They operate out of branch offices in Ajman
and Abu Dhabi.
UACC specializes in transportation of clean petroleum
products and liquid chemicals. The company operates
various types of ocean going vessels, chemical and
Their existing fleet consists of 21 vessels, 9 of which
are medium range (”MR”) vessels, 4 long-range (“LR”)
vessels and 8 chemical vessels.
EII invested in UACC based on its long term
The Investment Gateway is a project encompassing a
mix of zoning uses including commercial, investment,
retail, hospitality and residential.
The development consists of three seabed plots
totaling to nearly 4.4 million sq. meters.
Abode Investments Limited (“Abode”) is EII’s special purpose vehicle that was established in order to acquire and hold its interests in various labor camps in Dubai. Since its inception in 2016, and in line with its current investment strategy, Abode has acquired a number of mid-sized labor camps that are strategically located in Dubai Investments Park (“DIP”).
Abode acquired these assets in order to support the rapid growth requirements of its portfolio companies and to participate in the attractive financial returns that this asset class currently offers. Given the expected increase in the construction activity leading up to EXP0 2020, this particular asset class and especially those located in the vicinity of Dubai South represent an attractive value proposition for strategic investors like EII.
Founded in 1997, MBS (Memaar Building Systems- formerly known as Mammut Building Systems), is one of the largest manufacturer of Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings (PEB) and Sandwich Panels in the world. MBS is specialized in design, manufacture and supply of Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings and uses the best Engineering Softwares and most advanced production machinery in the PEB industry.
Since 1997, MBS has supplied more than 30,000 buildings in more than 70 countries worldwide.
Our Pre-Engineered Steel Building System is unmatched in its quality, quick delivery and value. Buildings to suite specific needs are designed, engineered, manufactured and shipped mostly in less than 8 weeks and at a price that is 20 to 30 percent lower than the price of conventional steel buildings.
This functional versatility makes Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings suitable and attractive for industrial, commercial, recreational, institutional, educational, aviation and agricultural applications such as factories, workshops, warehouses, sports halls, aircraft hangars, bulk storages, cold stores and poultry buildings, etc.
Dubai Angel Investors (DAI) is a member-led investment company that invests in seed and early stage companies with high growth potential.
DAI invests in entrepreneurs and teams who show promise in taking their ideas from proof of concept to customer traction and then scaling the business. Members of DAI range from experienced angel investors and partners in VC funds, to executives of successful companies.
The company has invested in almost a dozen of promising companies in a short span of time. For portfolio companies that show strong traction after initial investment, DAI often evaluates opportunities to deploy additional capital to support their growth.
Gutmann Middle East is a specialist provider of systems based aluminium solutions for buildings which includes building systems, aluminium profiles and specialized wires.
Building systems are designed for modern windows, doors and curtain wall systems that are optimized to the wide range of stylistic and design requirements expected by architects and builders. The aluminium profiles segment guarantee high quality semi-finished and finished products for a wide variety of industrial requirements. In the specialized wire segment, Gutmann has earned itself a global reputation as a specialist in extruded wire and rods.
Over the last decade, Gutmann Middle East has worked on several notable projects across geographies such as UAE, KSA, Jordan, Lebanon, Kuwait among others.