History

Arcapita timeline of key events

Inception to Date

1996

1996

Arcapita was established in December this year

1997

1997

Arcapita commenced business after raising $100 million in equity capital from the GCC and Southeast Asia investors

1998

1998

Arcapita’s first investment in a US-based private equity deal: Perception Group, Inc., a manufacturer of canoes and kayaks

1998

Arcapita opens its US office in Atlanta

1999

1999

Arcapita launches its asset management operation

2000

2000

Arcapita’s first real estate investment: First Multifamily Properties LLC, a portfolio of properties in the US multifamily real estate sector

2004

2004

Arcapita opens its London office

2007

2007

Arcapita opens its Singapore office

2010

2010

Arcapita Bahrain moves to its new location in Bahrain Bay, Arcapita Headquarters

2012

2012

Arcapita files for Chapter 11 protection in the U.S.

2013

2013

Arcapita emerges from Chapter 11

2014

2014

Arcapita raises new equity capital of $100 million

2015

2015

Arcapita acquires its first real estate investment since restructuring in the GCC

2017

2017

Arcapita acquires its first private equity investment since restructuring in the GCC