Message from the CEO
As Bahrain’s investment arm for the Kingdom’s non-oil and gas strategic assets, Mumtalakat’s vision is to grow the wealth of the country. Since its inception in 2006, Mumtalakat has operated with the commercial discipline and rigour of the private sector. Mumtalakat’s mandate is to create a thriving economy diversified from oil and gas, focused on securing sustainable returns and generating wealth for future generations. Its investment strategy is to create a diversified and balanced portfolio. This is an institution that will serve the people of Bahrain well into the future.
Fully owned by the Government of Bahrain, it is recognized by the international community for its continued commitment to transparency and corporate governance.
Who We Are
Mumtalakat is the investment company for the Kingdom of Bahrain, and was established in June 2006 by Royal Decree as an independent holding company for the government of Bahrain’s strategic non-oil and gas related assets. Mumtalakat was created to align and implement the execution of the government’s initiatives to pursue value-enhancing opportunities, improve transparency and help achieve operational excellence for its state-owned non-oil and gas related assets. Mumtalakat holds stakes in over 35 commercial enterprises, representing a portfolio value of approximately BD 2.7 billion (U.S.$7.1 billion) as of June 30, 2012 and spanning a variety of sectors, including aluminium production, financial services, telecommunications, real estate, tourism, transportation, and food production.
Mumtalakat’s vision, as the investment arm of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is to grow the wealth of Bahrain.
A Dedicated Team:
Mumtalakat is attracting, developing and empowering talented individuals, drawn together by a unique culture, based on respect, openness and excellence.
Value Creation in Strategic Assets:
Mumtalakat is driving value creation in the strategic non-oil and gas related assets of Bahrain.
A Well Diversified and Balanced Portfolio:
Mumtalakat seeks investment opportunities across borders and asset classes, to build a well diversified and balanced portfolio.
A Well Governed Institution:
Mumtalakat is building a best-in-class organisation which is committed to the highest standards of transparency and corporate governance.