ADGM has been working closely with partners and key players to build a solid FinTech ecosystem within ADGM, in Abu Dhabi, the MENA region and beyond. Below are a few of our contacts who are committed to providing mentorship and support.  Please feel free to reach out directly, and check back often as we continue to expand this network.

Please note, ADGM is not providing any warranties or representations regarding the abilities of any of these individuals or firms, and you may wish to conduct your own due diligence.

Investor Groups

Patrick Vosgimorukian

Co-Working Spaces

Academic Institutions

Bernard Lee
GlassQube Coworking
CEO and Co-Founder
Ramesh Jagannathan
Robyn Brazzil
startAD (NYU Abu Dhabi)
Program Manager

Entrepreneurship Centres

Najla Al Midfa
Sheraa (Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center)
General Manager


Suzanna Kalendzhian
Legal Advice Middle East
Founder & Managing Partner

Eyad Latif
Latham & Watkins
Senior Associate - Emerging Companies, M&A, JVs and Corporate Governance
Artur Kobozev
Legal Advice Middle East

Nora Wouters
Brian Meenagh
Latham & Watkins
Partner - Technology Transactions, Cybersecurity and Emerging Companies
Jack Hardman
Clifford Chance
Senior Associate, UAE - Financial Regulation
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PR and Marketing

Tiberiu Iacomi
Sana Rahim
Brand Maven Consultancy
Strategic Marketing and Brand Consultant
Nihal Abu Ghattas
Global Head of Campaigns


Stewart Adams
Total Solutions Limited
Managing Partner
Sofia Mota
Head of Regulatory and Compliance Services

Other Enablers

Tanvir Shah
The Partnerships Consulting
Managing Director
Ludmilla Figueiredo
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