At Al Fawares, we have a long-term investment horizon and focus on value creation. We partner with our portfolio companies to help them become industry leaders in the MENA region. We believe competition makes the global economy more productive and more efficient, which enables companies to succeed long-term in the globally competitive marketplace. We encourage our companies to focus on the future through prudent capital investment, R&D, new product marketing, talent development, improved operations and appropriate strategic acquisitions.