Gibson Dunn Steers Gulf Capital On Energy Co. Buy

Law360, New York (January 23, 2012, 4:01 PM EST) -- Middle East private equity firm Gulf Capital has acquired an 82.7 percent stake in Sakr Energy Solutions, a leading provider of temporary power generation, the company said Sunday.

The investment in SES is a bet on the the growing need for power across the Middle East, Africa and Southeast Asia, where development and rising standards of living are exposing electricity shortages. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

"The power sector represents a resilient and rapidly growing sector, not only in the Middle East and...
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