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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.

Currently Held


Point Sigma Trading FZCO

Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority, 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.

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.

Core Engineering Consultants DMCC

Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, Dubai, UAE

Core is a boutique architecture and engineering consulting firm catering to various multi-stage projects throughout the GCC. A former subsidiary of Egypt-based Inventors Arteriors International, Core specializes in contemporary design-and-build real estate projects for high-net-worth clients.

Early Stage


SWARM Home Intelligence Limited

London, UK - Dubai, UAE

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.

Purely FZ LLC

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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