Amr Zain is the Founder and Managing Partner of Ace Corp, a cross border boutique investment bank. Amr advises private companies and investors on their long term growth and investment value creation strategies through a range of investment options. Amr’s regional private companies coverage includes EMEA (Europe, Middle East & Africa) and investor coverage includes USA, Europe, GCC and Middle East and South East Asia. Amr’s advisory is sector agnostic, with focus in Consumer Discretionary, Consumer Staples, Industrials Financial, and rising Venture Capital industries. Amr’s major milestones include signing the partnership of a USD 1.6 BN Asian investment in a GCC owned petrochemicals project in Egypt and advising a family business on the partnership of a USD 70 mn healthcare asset in Alexandria, Egypt with a global Private Equity fund representing Singaporean and South Africa investors.
Amr’s clients are empowered through deep and global investment banking expertise, tailored advice and a broad global investor and funding network. Growing businesses and sophisticated investors regard Amr as a strategic partner who can bridge gaps, manage complex negotiations and facilitate key information flow. He has a passion to empower clients who are approaching a once in a lifetime investment deal, whether negotiating with investors or investing in a strategic opportunity. Amr solves rising complex financial problems faced by businesses that grow quickly through a smooth and disciplined approach leaving long term impact.
Ace Corp is a fundamental cross border boutique investment bank specialized in deal making in the private companies’ industry. Ace Corp deal making practice combines entrepreneurial, management and investment banking expertise in growing businesses and achieving attractive investment returns. Our Sweet Spot and deal success formula is simply closing the gap between all parties through a holistic view and tact diplomacy.
Ace Corp investment banking practice was designed to offer middle market companies with the same level of top-notch services and best practices offered by major investment banks. Check Ace Success Stories where our practice has led our clients and partners on the road to success. In addition, Ace combines its expertise with tailored solutions and dedicated attention to every stage of the capital raising cycle, which our partners deserve in what could be the most important milestone of their lifetime. Ace Corp team has succeeded in transforming and raising capital on different stages of companies’ life cycle – raising over USD 1BN in private placement deals, over USD 1.5bn for mega infrastructure projects covering Asia and the MENA region, and over USD 100mn in IPOs for GCC family businesses.
We originate unique and carefully selected opportunities and adapt business owners to the investment process while ensuring their goals are matched. At the same time, we introduce a wide range of investors that are serious, transparent and familiar with middle market companies. Our team has an active global outreach as it is tuned in to the busiest global financial centers and well connected with the most experienced global teams. To suit companies varying requirements, we cover a range of investment products through a deep and well qualified network of investors – our network includes private equity funds, venture capital funds, mezzanine funds, strategic investors, global banks, and others.
Ace Corp provides a unique edge for its partners through expertise on cross border transactions. We strongly believe in people-to-people transactions, focusing on people’s values with high cultural diplomacy.