Why DIFC Innovation Hub?

DIFC Innovation Hub offers a host of compelling reasons for tech companies to establish their base in Dubai:

  • State-of-the-art infrastructure: DIFC Innovation Hub provides cutting-edge facilities and technology infrastructure designed to support the unique needs of tech companies.
  • Access to funding and investment: The hub offers access to a wide network of investors, venture capitalists, and funding opportunities, enabling tech startups to secure the necessary capital for growth.
  • Collaborative ecosystem: DIFC Innovation Hub fosters a vibrant community of innovators, entrepreneurs, and industry experts, facilitating knowledge sharing, collaboration, and partnerships.
  • Strategic location and global connectivity: Situated in the heart of Dubai, DIFC Innovation Hub offers strategic access to key markets in the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, as well as excellent global connectivity.”

Benefits for Tech Companies

Setting up your tech company in DIFC Innovation Hub offers a range of benefits designed to support your growth and success

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100% foreign
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Tax and customs duty exemptions
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Intellectual property protection
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Access to top talent and industry events

Why Partner with Horizon Biz Consultancy?

Partnering with Horizon Biz Consultancy for your tech company setup in DIFC Innovation Hub offers several key advantages:

  • Deep understanding of DIFC Innovation Hub regulations: Our team has an in-depth knowledge of the hub’s regulatory framework, ensuring that your company is fully compliant and can operate smoothly.
  • Proven track record in tech company setup: We have successfully assisted numerous tech companies in establishing their presence in DIFC Innovation Hub, across various sectors and stages of growth.
  • Comprehensive range of services: Our services are tailored specifically for tech startups and scaleups, covering all aspects of the setup process, from registration and licensing to office space solutions and ongoing support.
  • Commitment to long-term success: We are dedicated to your company’s long-term success in DIFC Innovation Hub. Our team provides ongoing support and advisory services to help you navigate challenges, seize opportunities, and achieve your growth objectives.”

Our Setup Services for Tech Companies

At Horizon Biz Consultancy, we offer a comprehensive range of services tailored specifically for tech companies setting up in DIFC Innovation Hub

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Company registration and licensing

Effortless compliance, focus on growth with expert registration services.

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Legal and regulatory compliance

Legal compliance ensured for tech companies with ongoing regulatory guidance.

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Office space solutions

Tailored office space solutions for your business needs, flexible arrangements.

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Visa and immigration assistance

Efficient visa specialists streamline work visa processes for seamless onboarding.

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Intellectual property advisory

Expert guidance protecting tech innovations, navigating UAE’s IP landscape efficiently.

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Funding and investment guidance

Connect with investors, secure funding, expert guidance for tech ventures.


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Ready to take your tech company to the next level by setting up in DIFC Innovation Hub?

Take the first step today by contacting Horizon Biz Consultancy. Our expert team is ready to assist you in establishing your presence in this dynamic and supportive ecosystem.


Setting up a tech company in DIFC Innovation Hub offers numerous benefits, including:

  • 100% foreign ownership
  • 0% corporate and personal income tax
  • Access to a thriving ecosystem of investors, mentors, and industry experts
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure and facilities
  • Streamlined business setup processes
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Access to funding and investment opportunities

DIFC Innovation Hub welcomes a wide range of tech companies, including:

  • Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning
  • Blockchain and Fintech
  • Cybersecurity
  • Internet of Things (IoT) and Smart Cities
  • E-commerce and Digital Marketing
  • Software Development and SaaS
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Healthtech and Medtech

The time required to set up a tech company in DIFC Innovation Hub varies depending on the specific requirements and complexity of the business. However, with Horizon Biz Consultancy’s expertise and support, the process can be streamlined significantly. On average, the setup process can take between 4 to 8 weeks, subject to the submission of all required documents and approvals from relevant authorities.

To set up a tech company in DIFC Innovation Hub, you’ll need to meet the following legal requirements:

  • Choose a suitable legal structure (e.g., Ltd., LLC, branch office)
  • Obtain a trade license from the Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Campus (Dtec)
  • Register with the DIFC Registrar of Companies
  • Obtain necessary approvals and licenses from relevant authorities
  • Meet the minimum share capital requirements (if applicable)
  • Secure a physical office space within DIFC Innovation Hub

Horizon Biz Consultancy provides end-to-end support for tech company setup in DIFC Innovation Hub, including:

  • Advising on the most suitable legal structure for your business
  • Assisting with trade license application and company registration
  • Providing guidance on compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
  • Helping secure office space within DIFC Innovation Hub
  • Assisting with visa and immigration processes for company employees
  • Offering ongoing support and consultancy services to ensure smooth operations

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