For startups and entrepreneurs looking for a flexible place to start their tech business in the heart of Dubai, Dtec offers a nurturing, supportive community from which to grow. The largest technology innovation hub in the MENA region, the 10,000 sqm creatively designed space hosts an integrated ecosystem, home to hundreds of startups, SMEs and technopreneurs from around the world.
Got a great idea you want to see realized? Everything you need is under one roof. Our coworking space encourages collaboration, our accelerator programs and funding arm give young businesses a head start, and our networking events ensure you get your name out there and stay on top of industry trends.
An initiative of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority, Dtec is designed for business convenience. From 100% business ownership, visa processing, 24/7 access, high speed wifi, a range of creative meeting and events spaces, Dtec has it all.
Meet Dtec’s ever-growing team of professionals who are passionate about nurturing big ideas in technology and entrepreneurship.
Mrs Shahla AbdulrazakDeputy CEO, Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority
William ChappellCFO & EVP Technology & Entrepreneurship
William Chappell is the CFO and EVP of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority. He leads the Technology & Entrepreneurship unit of DSOA and is heading the Investment Committee of Dtec Ventures.
Hans Henrik ChristensenVice President
Hans leads the largest and most economically impactful tech ecosystem in MENA. Previously he has been a successful serial entrepreneur, built the first Siemens ICN nCubator and held various international positions.
Daniel dos ReisSenior Portfolio Manager
Daniel dos Reis is the Senior Portfolio Manager for venture capital investments. Before joining Dtec he was the Director of Mobily Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Etihad Etisalat.
Veronica GilesManager – Events and Community Services
Veronica heads our events and community services. She and her team are here to help you connect, collaborate and grow your business.
Jonathan MooreInvestment Manager
Jonathan is the Investment Manager for Dtec Ventures, tasked with finding the region’s next unicorns. He is a CFA charter holder and has an MSc in Applied Statistics and Datamining from University of St Andrews.