Gitex Stars
Tue 16 Oct 2018 06:52 AM
Majed Al Suwaidi

Company: Dubai Media City, Dubai Studio City, Dubai Production City

Designation: Managing Director

In just two years since Majed Al Suwaidi took the reigns as managing director of Dubai Media City, Dubai Studio City and Dubai Production City, the zones are thriving under his management as they embrace a new era.

Prior to his current role, Al Suwaidi was the managing director of Dubai Internet City (DIC), the region’s largest ICT business community, as well as the Dubai Outsource City (DOC), a modern, hi-tech business hub dedicated to the growing outsourcing industry.

He began his career at Tecom Group, a world-class business community developer, as the director of business development for DIC and DOC, where he developed the business parks’ strategy of business partner acquisition and retention. Under his leadership, both business communities witnessed success and the effective implementation of Tecom Group’s strategy, by delivering maximum value to business partners, stakeholders, and community as well as improving the firm’s market share.

He has played a crucial role in fostering startups and SMEs, including In5 Innovation Centres, spaces supporting tech startups.