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The Ecosystem of Abu Dhabi Startups

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#157 worldwide
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#173 worldwide
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The Startup Ecosystem of Abu Dhabi is ranked at number 171 globally, and shows a negative momentum decreasing -2 spots since 2021. Abu Dhabi also ranks at number 2 in United Arab Emirates, and 5 in Middle East.

Abu Dhabi is an ideal place to locate for Education, Fintech and Marketing & Sales startups. As the most popular industries in Abu Dhabi, there is a sample of 6 Education startups in Abu Dhabi, 5 Fintech startups in Abu Dhabi, and 3 Marketing & Sales startups in Abu Dhabi, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 27 startups in Abu Dhabi, no accelerators in Abu Dhabi, 1 coworking spaces in Abu Dhabi, no organizations in Abu Dhabi and no leaders in Abu Dhabi.

Startups in Abu Dhabi

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TruKKer is a technology enabled truck aggregator that operates multiple truck types for multiple end markets in the Arab peninsula. Read more
Pure Harvest Smart Farms is a tech-enabled agribusiness based in the UAE focused on year-round production of premium fruits & vegetables. Read more
NymCard is a cloud-based issuer processor enabling financial institutions to build virtual and plastic card programs for their customers. Read more
hala is the UAE's first car insurance product that rewards you for driving safely. Read more
Expert Laundry & Dry Cleaning, Delivered. Washmen picks up and delivers your Laundry & Dry Cleaning to your doorstep. The service is centered around your convenience and the highest quality care for your all your laundry items. Read more
Lamsa Kids World is a state of the art digital service tailored for children availing a world of creativity and imagination! Delivering Read more
Clevertrip is an online travel agency and technology company that provides hotel reservations, airline tickets, and attractions. Read more
Mobimatter is a digital channel for telecom services, enabling consumers to find and buy the best mobile. Read more
The Concept is a product development. Our aim is to address and help industries become more sustainable with our solutions and methodology. Read more
Simplifying communication between schools and parents. Saving time on communication with SchoolVoice predefined one-tap responses. Read more
MidChains is an upcoming regulated digital asset exchange and custodian Read more
Desolenator is a clean technology venture that has developed and patented what’s on track to becoming the most affordable and environmentally friendly method of water purification on the market. Water independence. Just add sun. Read more
A global company that develops, operates and markets financial technology platforms for consumers, businesses and government agencies.  Read more
Bawiq is an On Demand Cloud Grocery Delivery Platform Read more
Five Colors is a complete solution production & Marketing based in US, UAE & Saudi Arabia providing Hollywood level of production. Read more
FinFlx is a workplace financial wellbeing platform that helps SMEs in the MENA region design and deliver financial benefits at scale. Read more
UAE Top 10 is a prestigious online club of the finest, most exclusive brands in the UAE. USA TOP 10 & UK TOP 10 are some of our Projects. Read more
A tech start-up offering an environmentally-friendly solution . Read more
Augmental is an educational technology solution initially targeting students where courses are adapted to each student’s learning abilities. Read more
MWJ is an online marketplace buying and selling precious new and used original watches. Read more
Traceability as a service for products, stakeholders and transactions. Read more
A dedicated school marketplace that allows parents to purchase essential products and services online. Read more
Susurrus is a marketplace that helps brands to run influencer marketing campaigns automatically. Read more
Dropbox has done an amazing job building a product that everyone knows and everyone uses and everyone loves. We all use Dropbox to store and share documents, designs and all different kinds of files, so why not websites? adds a layer on top of Dropbox technology to serve files on the web maintaining the simplicity of updating websites by simply saving files in Dropbox. The technology behind is backed by premium CDN servers for availability and faster delivery of web assets. Read more
abcMob is an innovator in the application business. We create applications that can be used on desktops, tablets and mobile. Our approach is to create native applications plus allowing for HTML5 access to the service. We write one code that can later be translated to native code on different platforms (native Objective-C, native Java on Android, C on Windows/Linux..etc) and then compiled to get full working application. Our technology allow us to maintain the same look/feel of application between different devices and make sure that updates are happening on all versions at the same time. abcMob now has more than 18 different products available on main platforms such as iOS, Android, Windows Mobile, Blackberry plus html5 version that can be accessed from any phone. The products we have already are: abcBanking, abcAirlines, abc HRIS, abc Insurance, abc Restaurant, abc Hotel, abc Gym, abc TV, abc Survey, abc Realestate, abc University, abc celebrity, abc Sport, abc tourism and many more!  Read more
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