The firm

About Swicorp

Overview

Founded in 1987, Swicorp is a private financial services group providing solutions in the spheres of Investment Banking, Private Equity and Asset Management in the Middle East and North Africa (KSA, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan, Tunisia, Morocco, Algeria, Egypt and Turkey) operating from offices in Riyadh, Dubai, Tunis and Geneva.

On the ground presence, local teams and pan regional network provide leverage to serve clients and investors seeking opportunities in the MEA region and beyond. Swicorp enjoys strong endorsement from regional and international clients and investors including large corporations, UHNWI and DFIs.

 

Legal form: Saudi Arabian closed joint-stock company
Share capital: SAR 500,000,000

Commercial registration: 1010233360

Date of registration: 6 Jumada’Al-Awwal 1428 H (May 23, 2007)

CMA license: No. 12161-37, dated 9 Rabi Al Thani 1427 H (May 7, 2006) with commencement date 15 Jumada Al Thani 1427 H (June 30, 2007)
Licensed activities (authorization date): dealing as principal (07/05/2006), dealing as underwriter (07/05/2006), Managing – Investment funds (07/05/2006), Advising (07/05/2006), Arranging (07/05/2006), Custody (24/03/2012), Managing – Client Portfolio (05/02/2014)

Licensed (commencement date): dealing as principal (30/06/2007), dealing as underwriter (30/06/2007), Managing – Investment funds (30/06/2007), Advising (30/06/2007), Arranging (30/06/2007), Custody (05/02/2013), Managing – Client Portfolio (02/09/2014)

Direct controllers: Swicorp International Holdings (Luxemburg) – 40% Saudi shareholders – 60%

Mission

At Swicorp, we approach every endeavor as an opportunity to strengthen our lasting relationships with clients and investors. Our mission is to continue helping our clients and investors realize their objectives using a mix of intellectual and financial capital combined with professional excellence and the highest standards of integrity.

Our Values

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PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE

Swicorp strives to provide the highest levels of quality in everything it does. In order to deliver exceptional service, Swicorp strives to attract, develop and retain the best people from many diverse backgrounds and cultures.

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Swicorp has an engrained performance-driven culture which encourages leadership, creativity and accountability, with each individual expected to share an owner’s mentality and take personal responsibility for delivering value for clients and investors.

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Integrity

Swicorp has an unyielding commitment to the highest standards of ethical behavior, corporate governance and compliance with all laws and regulations wherever Swicorp conducts business.

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COMMITMENT

Swicorp is focused on building lasting relationships based on trust and mutual respect. Swicorp fosters a culture in which the interests of clients and investors are placed ahead of those of the company and employees are encouraged to always go ‘the extra mile’ to help realise their goals.

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Teamwork & Collaboration

Swicorp seeks to foster a strong culture of teamwork and collaboration with a ‘One Firm’ approach in order to leverage its expertise, resources and network of relationships and ensure that its full range of skills, insights and experience may be used for the benefit of clients and investors.

History