Start-up specialist partners with Etisalat at ‘Hello Business Hub’
Dubai, UAE – Virtuzone, the business start-up specialist in Dubai, is delighted to partner with Etisalat’s new Hello Business Hub, aimed at assisting businesses and start-ups.
The specialised business hub, which opened on February 12 at One JLT, Jumeirah Lake Towers, gives clients the flexibility and eases the process of setting up a business to kick-start their operations in the UAE, and provides services tailored for businesses beyond telecommunications services, all under one roof.
“I’m delighted that Virtuzone has been selected as the strategic mainland company formation partner to Etisalat,” said John Hanafin, chief executive officer of Virtuzone Business. “With more than 10 years’ experience with over 14,000 new companies, we are able to give the very best guidance to clients looking to start their new ventures.”
Etisalat’s newly launched Hello Business Hub offers everything from company setup to company registration, banking to insurance, office leasing to furniture, combined with the latest telecom products and services from Etisalat and more. Industry reports estimate more than 100,000 new businesses to set up shop in the UAE over the next three years.
“Small and medium businesses are important contributors to the UAE’s economy today and with the digital evolution are set for further growth in the country,” said Esam Mahmoud, Acting Senior Vice President, Small and Medium Business. “At Etisalat, we work closely with SMBs and start-ups by enabling them with the right tools and services to drive into this digital future. The launch of Etisalat’s Hello Business Hub reaffirms our strong commitment towards this goal of supporting this strategic community who are the key drivers of growth and development.”
Initiatives such as the World Expo 2020 in Dubai will further drive substantial development of the country’s SMB segment. Etisalat aims to capture the majority of new start-ups in the UAE, and forge long-term relationships with new customers coming on board.
Whether one is starting a new business or expanding operations in the UAE, Etisalat’s ‘Hello Business Hub’ is committed to providing owners with tailored advanced solutions that increase their productivity and profitability.
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Etisalat Group is one of the world’s leading telecom groups in emerging markets. Etisalat’s current market cap is over AED 156 billion (42.5 billion USD). With reported net revenues of AED 52.4 billion and net profit of AED 8.4 billion for 2016, Etisalat ranks amongst the most profitable telecom groups in the world. Its high credit ratings at AA-/Aa3 reflect the company’s strong balance sheet and proven long-term performance. Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, Etisalat was established four decades ago in the UAE as the country’s first telecommunications service provider. An international blue-chip organisation, Etisalat Group provides innovative solutions and services to 140 million subscribers in 16 countries across the Middle East, Asia and Africa.
Founded in 2009, Virtuzone’s mission is to remove the complexities of setting up a company in the UAE so that our clients can focus on running their businesses. Whether you are a startup, a small business, or an individual simply requiring your own trade license, with Virtuzone you won’t have to lose even a night’s sleep worrying about the red tape involved in the UAE company setup process. Virtuzone is the leading company setup specialists in Dubai and the UAE. Thousands of entrepreneurs have trusted us to manage the process for them, and almost 90% of our clients renew their trade license with us every year.