Dtec has an ever growing team of passionate and experienced individuals.
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 Henrik Christensen is managing Dtec and a member of the Dtec Ventures Investment Committee. Hans, holds a BA in Economics & Finance from Bentley University, and an EMBA from Hult Business School.
Daniel dos ReisSenior Portfolio Manager
Daniel is managing Dtec Ventures, the startup investment unit of Dtec. Before he setup and managed the Corporate VC unit of Etihad Etisalat. He has a diploma degree from the University of Hamburg.
Veronica GilesManager – Events and Community Services
Veronica heads up our events and community services. Her 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.
Parisa BorhaniAssociate Manager
Parisa Kamal heads the Company setup section. Her and her team are here to help you register your business in Dtec.
Ayman TahaAssociate Manager - Relationships
Ideas are the lifeblood of all businesses. Ayman’s role is to help you find the right space to make your ideas a reality.
Leticia Cobas EscurisSenior Executive - Events & Community Services
Leticia Cobas is a member of the events and community services team. She is responsible for maintaining relationships among current business partners while developing new partnerships to Dtec.
Karen MarcosSenior Executive - Research
Karen Marcos is part of the Dtec Ventures team. She supports and assists in the investment process, with a specific focus on portfolio governance and reporting requirements.
Naoka OtaniSenior Executive - Events & Marketing
Naoka organizes various types of events. She looks into upcoming events and makes sure information is up to date and well informed to the Dtec team and partners.
Corazon ParedesExecutive Assistant - Dubai Technology and Entrepreneurship Centre
Corazon is the Executive Assistant to the VP of Dtec. The glue that holds the team together she also serves as one of the primary contacts for external offices on Dtec related matters.
Arlene ValderramaSenior Officer
Arlene is a member of Dtec’s Company Set up team. She is one of the first points of contact for all the new and existing clients with respect of their application process and registration.
Mariam Ahmed HoutiExecutive
Mariam is a member of Dtec’s Company Set up team. She is one of the first points of contact for all the new and existing clients with respect of their application process and registration.
Dexter Ryan Tottoc LayuganOfficer
As part of the Company Setup section, Dexter helps potential Dtec entrepreneurs in setting up their business in DSOA from company registration until visa application. He liaises with other departments in DSOA when it comes to Establishment Card, Visa Applications and other services.
Virgilio JR. Cullado JavaluyasOfficer
Virgilio provides operational and administrative support to the Company setup department.
Roreen is one of our front line team. Her role is to assist you with queries on our co-working space, and provide solutions to your concerns in general about Dtec. She also provides support and guidance on the process of company registration.
Roxanne is a member of our front desk team and will assist you with your queries on our co-working space and any general queries about Dtec. She also provides support and guidance on the process of company registration in Dtec.
Jeffreysito Rilles LampaAdministrator
Another of Dtec’s front line team Jeff is here to answer your questions and support the applications team. You’ll also see Jeff helping with the setup and running of some of Dtec’s events and workshops.