Private Equity

To support the needs of the world’s leading private investors, complex portfolios and global fund structures.
Our long-standing experience in key industry segments in the Med markets as well as structuring investment funds has given us an in-depth understanding of financial investors’ business models. We represent clients investing in buy-out projects mainly in the Real Estate & Hospitality, Banking, Shipping and Oil & Gas Sectors. We advise on the acquisition of portfolios for secondary funds and represent management teams. Our main geographical coverage include the SE Europe, MENA, Russia and CIS countries. We are the advisor of choice for funds and investors from the seed capital phase right through to business development and the final exit. HOI is active with a large network of associates in our main geographical areas that allows us to serve our clients most effectively. We are engaged on behalf of high wealth investors and family offices to place funds in selective projects in our key markets of interest. Furthermore, we currently represent and advise selective clients with exceptional projects in our key markets seeking to raise capital from strategic and institutional investors. Through the entire placement process, HOI provides full support and active guidance while ensuring full confidentiality and discreet handling. HOI's post transaction involvement and management support ensures the smooth handing over and proper set-up in our key markets.

Venture Capital

To support the needs of the world’s leading private investors, complex portfolios.
Provide seed capital funding to start ups primarily in the areas of Technology and Innovation with emphasis in the industries of our interest. Assess on behalf of our clients start-ups primarily in the SE Med Region in terms of their innovative product offering, management strength, market positioning and financial prospects. Represent a selective portfolio of start-ups following our in-house screening that provide for an executable business plan. Work with primary and secondary venture capital funds with interest in the SE Med markets, Russia & CIS countries and selective MENA markets.

Mergers & Acquisitions

To support the needs of the world’s leading private investors, complex portfolios.

Corporate acquisitions, disposals, mergers and reorganizations require in-depth knowledge and experience of the key industries, commercial, and labour-related issues as well as of the finance and tax aspects applicable to each business sector. Our team carries a long experience in share and asset transactions in both the public and private sectors, thus meeting the needs of clients ranging from multinationals to medium-sized companies, banks, funds, and investors in general. Significant experience in the Cyprus Banking sector and actively involved in the overall restructuring the entire sector is undergoing today with tremendous investment opportunities offered. Our extensive industry expertise and strong track record coupled with local experience and relations makes HOI the natural partner for any major organization wanting to do business in the region.

Fiduciary Services

To support the needs of the world’s leading private investors, complex portfolios.

Through our strong network of associates we offer complete services to our Clients which makes HOI a one stop and shop firm. Our entire philosophy is based on ensuring the best service delivery to our Clients. We are committed to offering high level Strategy and Finance Services to our Clients with all supporting services handled by our network of expert administrators and tax consultants. We offer company registration on shore and offshore, book keeping and audit services as well as formation of Cyprus European Trusts as means to provide a comprehensive set of services.

Tax Planning

To support the needs of the world’s leading private investors, complex portfolios.
HOI offers through its partner network expert tax advice on setting up efficient corporate structures ensuring in each case that we meet the needs and particularities of each client. Tax efficient structures complement the overall strategy formation for a specific project or business as it is examined under an umbrella structure always having in mind the special needs of our clients. Services include: