Integrc opens regional office in Dubai
Dubai, March 2, 2013
Integrc, a specialist in providing GRC (governance, risk management, and compliance) services to companies that run SAP, has announced the opening of its regional headquarters in Dubai, highlighting the continued influx of UK investors in the region.
Announcing the launch of its Mena operations, Integrc said the bespoke business setup and company formation solutions make the region more attractive to foreign investors.
The launch ceremony was held at Corporate Business Service (CBS) headquarters in Dubai in the presence of Arlene Foster, the Minister of Enterprise: Trade and Investment for Northern Ireland.
CBS offers knowledge and professional advice to companies already established or companies intending to set up operations in the UAE or across the region.
Through the support and advice of its local advisers Invest Northern Ireland played a critical part in Integrc’s initial presence in the region. Being part of UK Trade & Investment its role to promote the growth of Northern Ireland companies and the contacts and advice provided were key to setting up of Integrc Mena.
“The UAE and the rest of the region have become highly attractive destinations for investors from all over the world and we expect this trend to further gain momentum as more companies become aware about the exciting opportunities that have emerged in this region," remarked Foster.
Gavin Cambell, the director of Integrc Mena, said: "Technology investments have surged in the GCC region, which strongly positions Integrc Mena to address various GRC challenges of resident enterprises. It has been an exceptionally smooth start for our MENA operations mainly because of the end-to-end business setup support provided by CBS."
"The specialised services offered by CBS have certainly unlocked new possibilities for us as we move forward with our global growth plans,” he noted.
Ayman Al Awadhi, the managing director and co-founder of CBS, said: “Businesses from diverse sectors and from different parts of the world are now setting their sights on the UAE and the rest of the GCC region as a lucrative investment destination. Our successful partnership with Integrc MENA clearly demonstrates the eagerness of foreign investors to expand their business interests in the region."
"CBS is therefore expanding its core services as we expect to cater to enterprises from a much diverse range of industries that are looking to take advantage of bespoke business setup and company formation solutions to optimise their investments and give them the right business tools, knowledge they need and the local know-how,” he added.-TradeArabia News Service