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GHI Formwork Group of Companies

Europe, GCC, MENA, Asia, Oceania

GHI Formwork is a global complete construction formwork, scaffolding, and safety solutions provider. GHI was built on the premise of advancing high-technology advancements in the construction industry. A versatile entity, GHI bridged the affordability gap for construction developers by pioneering breakthrough customized solutions.

Point Sigma Trading FZCO

Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai, UAE

Point Sigma is a Dubai-based multi-faceted, turnkey construction materials supplier with providing regional contractors with high-quality products ranging from electromechanical fittings to sanitary ware.

Currently Held

Tesseract Ventures Holdings Limited

Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Tesseract Ventures is the venture capital arm of NOVA Equity specializing in early-stage VC fund placements and direct participation in seed and pre-Series A funding rounds. Tesseract’s mission is to identify and nurture high-potential startups that can drive sustainable impact while delivering value for our stakeholders.

Odyssey Holdings AG

Zug, Switzerland

Odyssey Holdings serves as NOVA Equity's main investment holding structure and equity portfolio. Odyssey invests in high-potential companies and provides strategic support to drive their growth and success. With a diverse portfolio spanning multiple sectors, Odyssey embodies NOVA’s commitment to delivering sustainable impact and long-term value to our principals.

VERSA Formwork Industries LLC

Umm Al Quwain, UAE​

VERSA is a high-end construction formwork and shoring manufacturer focusing on heavy solutions for civil infrastructure projects. VERSA incorporates continuous R&D into the design of its light-weight, yet extremely capable, shoring solutions. VERSA has quickly established itself as a competent partner in the construction field by becoming the go-to manufacturer for many leading formwork companies.

Al Shahamah Est.

Dubai, UAE​

Al Shahamah is a diversified trading establishment that was one of the first privately-owned companies to be formed in the UAE shortly after the unification of the seven emirates in 1971. Al Shahamah's current portfolio comprises of one of the largest retail distribution networks in the UAE including, but not limited to, grocery chains, marine equipment trading, and turnkey building materials.

Sources General Trading LLC

Jeddah, KSA

Sources is a turnkey project fit out supplier founded on the goal of expanding developer, contractor, and interior design reach to rare finishing materials located in East and Southeast Asian markets. Today, Sources has a supply chain comprising of over 100 suppliers, fabricators, and manufacturers across the Asian continent.

Heidelberg General Supplies LLC

Sharjah, UAE

Heidelberg is an experienced turnkey project contracting firm with an impressive track record of residential and commercial projects. Heidelberg is prequalified with the "big three" UAE-based real estate developers, having served on notable past and ongoing mega projects. Heidelberg's umbrella includes a manpower services division allowing it quick work force mobilization for any project.

Early Stage

Quadric Labs

Dubai Industrial City, Dubai, UAE

Quadric Labs was one of the region's first commercially authorized SHA-256 digital asset miners operating under licensed Approval in Principle (AIP). Quadric's digital asset production reached a stable hashrate in excess of 450,000 GH/s. Quadric Labs was acquired by Cryptocamel Kuwait K.L.L. in 2018.

Swarm Home Intelligence

London, UK

Swarm is a home automation technology startup building a proprietary solution to convert traditional residential units into fully-automated, intelligent organisms. Going further than the typical "smart home" provider, SWARM designs automated solutions that are truly intelligent.


Dubai, UAE

Purely is the first flower subscription service to operate in the GCC/MENA region. By leveraging partnerships with key vendors, Purely will be able to create tailor made subscription flower packs for residential and commercial clients.

The companies above are a partial list updated on a periodic basis and may not reflect NOVA’s most recent investments.  The list includes former portfolio companies that we consider to be enduring as well as some currently held portfolio companies. This list excludes unannounced investments and any company for which the issuer has not provided permission to NOVA for public disclosure.

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