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Andrew Trickett To Lead Safanad’s Growing Real Estate Business

4 June ’18, NEW YORK: Safanad, the global principal investment firm, confirmed the appointment of Andrew Trickett who joins the firm’s leadership team today as a member of the Management Committee and head of the real estate investment business.
Based in Safanad’s New York office, Mr. Trickett will be a Partner of the firm and is […]

June 4th, 2018|

Safanad Expands Student Housing Portfolio

Safanad U.S. Student Housing Investment Platform Now At $800 Million And 11,000 Beds Following The Acquisition Of 910-Bed Student Community In Maryland

30 January 2018, New York — Safanad Limited (“Safanad”), the global principal investment firm, and Vie Holdings, a US-based real estate investment company specializing in student and multifamily housing, today confirmed the acquisition of […]

January 31st, 2018|

Safanad increases investment in HC-One following its acquisition of Bupa care homes

NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad, the global investor firm, announced today that it has increased its investment in HC-One, a leading provider of health and social care in the United Kingdom, enabling the company’s announced acquisition of 122 Bupa care homes, subject to regulatory approval.  StepStone Real Estate also provided capital supporting the acquisition.  Since 2009, […]

August 25th, 2017|

Safanad Supports CentralColo Affiliate to Acquire 200,000-Square Foot Data Center in Northern Virginia

Represents Safanad’s second data center investment

NEW YORK, Jan. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/– Safanad Limited (“Safanad”), a global principal investment firm, is pleased to announce it has acquired its second data center operation in partnership with Industry Capital.

Responding to increasing demand for critical data center capacity in key geographic locations, CentralColo Holdings (“CentralColo”) announced that it […]

January 31st, 2017|

HC-One Acquires Helen McArdle Care in Next Step of Transformation

NEW YORK, Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — HC-One has today 10th January announced the acquisition of Helen McArdle Care with 20 high-quality care homes (1,343 beds) from family-owned HMC Group joining the HC-One business. In November 2014 HC-One was acquired by Formation Capital, Safanad and Court Cavendish in a £477m deal that brought new investment.

The deal will […]

January 11th, 2017|

Safanad Establishes Suburban Office Investment Platform Through Landmark USD 1.3 Billion Transaction

NEW YORK, Oct 6th, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad Limited (“Safanad”) a global principal investment firm, in a strategic partnership with Workspace Property Trust (“WPT”), a real estate investment firm led by long-term successful industry veterans Thomas Rizk and Roger Thomas, and Square Mile Capital, a diversified real estate investment firm, announced today that it has acquired […]

October 6th, 2016|

Safanad Completes Investment in CentralColo

NEW YORK, Aug. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad Limited (“Safanad”), a global principal investment firm, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has made an investment in CentralColo Holdings LLC (“CentralColo” or the “Company”).

CentralColo is an operator of data centers offering both retail and wholesale services to a global client base. CentralColo’s first facility is […]

August 4th, 2016|

Safanad Completes Acquisition of Rimstock

(New York, NY – June 9, 2016) – Safanad, a global principal investment firm, is pleased to announce that an affiliate has acquired a controlling interest in Rimstock Plc (“Rimstock” or the “Company”).

Rimstock is the leading manufacturer of cast and forged aluminum automotive wheels in the United Kingdom for the automotive aftermarket and original equipment […]

June 9th, 2016|

Safanad and Formation Capital Acquire Assisted Living Facilities from Agape Senior

Safanad and Formation Capital Acquire Assisted Living Facilities from Agape Senior

NEW YORK, March 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Safanad, and its industry partner in the senior care investment platform, Formation Capital, have completed the acquisition of 9 Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in the state of South Carolina for $128.6 million.

Agape Senior is one of the largest […]

March 18th, 2016|

Safanad and Aspen Heights to Recapitalize $400 million Portfolio of Student Housing Properties

(New York, NY – September 1st, 2015) – Safanad, the global principal investment firm, and Aspen Heights, a developer and operator of off campus student housing across the United States, announced they have entered into a strategic partnership to target newly developed purpose built student housing properties at large universities.  As part of this agreement, […]

September 1st, 2015|