TECOM Group, a member of Dubai Holding, is a strategic business enabler contributing to the realisation of Dubai’s economic aspirations by creating sector-focused communities and innovative business solutions that enable business success.

Chief Executive Officer: Malek Al Malek Established : 2004

TECOM Group’s 10 business communities reinforce Dubai’s position as a global hub for business and commerce, and have attracted companies and talent from around the world. Covering seven vibrant industry sectors, TECOM’s business communities offer a home in the region to over 5,600 companies ranging from start-ups to multinational corporations employing 90,000 creative workers.

      • 5,600 BUSINESSES
      • 90,000 TOTAL WORKFORCE

TECOM Group is a committed partner in the government’s efforts to realise the Dubai Plan 2021, transform Dubai into a global innovation hub, and become the smartest city in the world.

The Group has been a major catalyst for Dubai’s development into a knowledge-economy, and is now a frontrunner in delivering the Government’s Innovation Strategy, championing talent development, supporting start-ups and SMEs as well as developing the Emirate’s service sector.

TECOM Group’s free zone business communities feature purpose-built facilities and industry-specific infrastructure. These include Dubai Internet City, Dubai Outsource City, Dubai Media City, Dubai Studio City, Dubai Production City, Dubai Knowledge Park, Dubai International Academic City, Dubai Science Park, Dubai Industrial City and Dubai Design District (d3).

Furthering TECOM Group’s initiative into transforming Dubai into a global innovation hub, in 2013 the Group launched in5. A platform for entrepreneurs and startups, to nurture their ideas and businesses to ensure their next phase of growth. In5 has three specialized innovation centres, tailored to Tech, Design and Media, all designed to foster innovation, and offers five key benefits which comprise of a business set-up framework, training and mentorship, networking, investment opportunities, and cutting-edge prototyping labs, studios and creative workspaces.


Transforming Dubai into a global innovation hub to become the smartest city in the world.

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