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Our Heritage

Potentia Inc was founded in 2001 in UK. Till 2005 it operated Pan European mandates for mid-market companies. In 2006, we moved our headquarters to UAE, where it operated till 2018. Re-established in UK in 2022, we aim to run the global PE platform from London.


Partners at Potentia have all been entrepreneurs and successfully ran and exited numerous business globally. That is our core strength - to bring business operations knowledge to our partner companies to take them to the next level.

Global Advisors

Global Advisor

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Khalid Howladar

Senior Advisor GCC

  • 27 yrs experience in Rating, Private Equity, Management, Debt, M&A Advisory,

  • Credit Suisse, Moodys, RJ Fleming

  • Sectors: Food, Finance & Tech

  • BEng Imperial, MSc Imperial, MSc London Business School

Christopher Wright

Senior Advisor - Americas

  • 31 yrs experience in Private Equity, Management, Fund Management

  • Roper Industries, Merifin Capital, Dresdner Kleinwort, Maxcess Intl,

  • Sectors: Software, Food, Finance & Tech

  • MA, Oxford,

             Honorary Foundation Fellow                             Corpus Christi

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Ahmet Kayhan

Associate Partner

  • 27 yrs experience in Private Equity, Management, Debt, M&A Advisory, Fund Management

  • Euromoney,, Dogus, DGpays

  • Sectors: Real Estate Tech, Food, FinTech

  • BSc Istanbul Technical University

Anthony D. Harris

Associate Partner

  • 37 yrs experience in Diplomacy, Insurance, Management, Advisory

  • British Foreign Service, Brunswick Group, Robert Fleming, 

  • Sectors: Insurance, Real Estate

  • MA, Oxford

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