Acquisition of Vodafone Property Investments Ltd by Aljazira Capital

Deal typePrivate Equity & Transaction Services
IndustryReal Estate
Client nameAljazira Capital

Aljazira Capital, through IQON Capital, acquired 100% of the share capital in Vodafone Property Investments Ltd for an undisclosed price.

Vodafone Property Investments Ltd owns the Property located north of Love Lane, Shaw, The Connection, Newbury, RG14 2FN. The Property comprises 486,810 sq ft of office accommodation split into seven self-contained buildings set on 38 acres of grounds. The buildings have been subject to a single let to Vodafone Ltd and represent Vodafone Group plc’s UK headquarters. Previously all seven buildings were occupied by Vodafone Ltd, however, Vodafone have vacated three of the buildings which will now be modernised as a business campus.

Oval Real Estate Partners have been appointed to lead the development and asset management of the Properties.

Aljazira Capital is a one person Saudi closed joint stock Company owned by Bank Al Jazira operating under the regulatory supervision of the Capital Market Authority, specialised in securities business and providing the services of dealing, underwriting, managing, arranging, advisory, and custody.

IQON Capital are a real estate investment entity focused on innovation and sustainability.

BDO provided financial and tax due diligence and SPA review services on the acquisition.