Centaur Holdings appoints Group Head of Mining Operations

Centaur Holdings appoints Group Head of Mining Operations

Centaur Holdings Ltd, the global investment holding company, appoints Wesley Grogor to Group Head of Mining Operations.

Wesley will be based in Dubai and will oversee the resources and mining operations. Prior to joining Centaur he had his own mining services and management business in South Africa with an in-house team of engineers and commercial/technical specialists which have come across to join Centaur Mining. He has 12 years’ experience in the steel market, related raw materials and shipping. Wesley has previously worked at Macsteel International and shipping and commodity firm FIS.

Wesley’s responsibilities will include co-ordinating the development of all related activities, […] Read more

Centaur Asset Management sets up shop in HK

Centaur Asset Management sets up shop in HK

Dubai-based Centaur Asset Management (Centaur) has launched a new office in Hong Kong, as part of its expansion into Asia.

The asset management and investment advisory company – a division of Centaur Holdings – has total AUM of over US$500 million, according to a statement from the firm.

Daniel McGowan, chief executive officer at Centaur Holdings, says: “The launch of a new office in Hong Kong marks Centaur Asset Management’s first foray into the Asian market. A number of partnership discussions are already underway and therefore, it makes sense to establish a presence in Hong Kong. This reflects our commitment to growing […] Read more

By Leaps And Bounds – Forbes Middle East

By Leaps And Bounds – Forbes Middle East

Centaur Group has charted out an ambitious plan to grow its assets under management, says Daniel Mcgowan, Group CEO, Centaur Group

How important a market is the Middle East for Centaur and what is the scope for growth you see for your company in this market?

We are headquartered in Dubai because it is an ideal location to service clients in both the Middle East, and across multiple international jurisdictions. The UAE has proven to be the perfect hub to manage our portfolio companies and investments across multiple regions with varying time zones. The region also has a strong pool of talent […] Read more

Centaur Natural Resources Bond Wins Award for “Best Fixed Income Bond – Middle East and Africa” at the 2015 Business Awards

Centaur Natural Resources Bond Wins Award for “Best Fixed Income Bond – Middle East and Africa” at the 2015 Business Awards

Centaur Natural Resources Bond wins award for “Best Fixed Income Bond – Middle East and Africa” at the 2015 Business Awards hosted by Wealth & Finance International which recognise and pay tribute to well-run, successful and well-respected firms. This award follows multiple recent recognition awards to other Centaur Group companies. […] Read more

Centaur Group Finance Launches the ‘Centaur Natural Resources Bond 3’, the 3rd Bond in the Centaur Natural Resources Bond Series, Open to Qualified Investors in the GCC

Centaur Group Finance Launches the ‘Centaur Natural Resources Bond 3’, the 3rd Bond in the Centaur Natural Resources Bond Series, Open to Qualified Investors in the GCC

Centaur Group Finance Ltd (“CGF”) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Centaur Holdings Ltd (“Centaur”), a global investment holding company with interests and investments ranging from asset management, wealth management, private equity, venture capital, mining and natural resources and agricultural investments.

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