By Claire Makin
|Ahmed Ben Halim
With its roots in the Gulf region and key personnel in
London, The Capital Partnership has a very different take on
the world from most of its competitors. TCP competes mainly on
the same turf as big banks and fund houses, and so its 'edge'
lies in giving its clients an extra dimension that they are
unable to find elsewhere.
"Our value-added is to bring returns different from what
they have, and to think of the world outside the classic
paradigm of bonds and stocks," says Ali Ojjeh, TCP's chief
TCP was founded in 1998 by Ahmed Ben Halim chief executive
officer and Ojjeh, initially to manage their families' money,
and the firm now has operations in London, Dubai and the
Caymans as well as other jurisdictions. Early success attracted
other ultra-high-net-worth investors and regional institutions
with a similar...