Abu Dhabi: Gulf Capital has completed an investment in Evolvence Knowledge Investments Limited (EKI) through Gulf Credit Partners, its regional fund. EKI engages in the establishment and operation of private schools and nurseries in the GCC, including the renowned Repton School Dubai, in partnership with Repton School in the United Kingdom.

Gulf Credit Partners’ investment will help EKI achieve its ambitious growth plans. The UAE education sector is witnessing substantial growth driven strong population growth. The total number of students in the UAE, estimated at around 900,000, has been growing at a fast rate of 5.8 per cent during the past years, reflecting the strong enrolment in the educational system in the country.