Enticing opportunities: The role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape.

Martin Tideström

Director, Business Development, Registration Authority, Abu Dhabi Global Market

Martin Tideström is ADGM’s Director of Business Development. He is responsible for developing ADGM as a leading commercial platform, facilitating local and international expansion of companies in a broad range of industries, and as a hub for professional services, family offices, and trade/ industry/professional organizations.

Mr Tideström’s department builds its activities around three pillars. First, promoting Abu Dhabi as a business destination and attracting new firms. Second, providing growth support to ADGM’s business ecosystem. Third, developing new markets, structures and services to enhance competitiveness of the financial centre and its client community.

Prior to joining ADGM, Mr Tideström led business development for DIFC and Qatar Financial Centre. Mr Tideström began his career as lawyer with EY and Skandia, focused on funding and building new business. He holds an LL.M. from Uppsala, Sweden and MBA from IMD, Switzerland.

Welcome to ADIOC 2017

Tawazun Economic Council is greatly honored to welcome you to the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC 2017) which will be hosted in our beautiful city of Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE under the theme “Enticing opportunities: The Role of Industrial Partnerships in a shifting economic landscape”. 

Under the Patronage of


Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi

Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces

HE Saif Mohamed Al Hajeri
Chief Executive Officer, Tawazun Economic Council and
Tawazun Holding
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Matar Ali Al Romaithi
Chief Officer, Industrial Devt Unit Tawazun Economic Council
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Bilal Aktas
Head of Industrialization Department, Undersecretariat of Defence Industries
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Dr. Dhafir Awadh Bader Al Shanfari
Chief Executive Officer, Omani Authority for Partnership for Development
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Lieutenant Colonel Dong-Woo Kim
Deputy Director of Offset Division, Defense Acquisition Program Administration Korea
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