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Posted By: Jessica Augustin | 30 Aug 2017



On August 24, 2017, RAKEZ joined hand with ADAM GLOBAL for the ANNUAL MEMBERS MEETING to be held at Lycabettus Hotel, Athens, Greece.


The association has already taken place earlier when ADAM GLOBAL Executive Management and officials from RAKEZ have been in active communication to discuss on collaborating to promote the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah in UAE for Industrial Businesses, Business Investors and Entrepreneurs to setup their business.

The Channel Partners Manager of RAKEZ, Jaafar Borhan will be representing the authority at the event.

About RAKEZ;

RAKEZ is an authority established by the government of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to oversee, regulate and consolidate the services, facilities and zones of RAK Free Trade Zone (RAK FTZ) and RAK Investment Authority (RAKIA), as well as serve their respective clients.

Founded in 2017, RAKEZ currently houses over 13,000 companies from more than 100 countries covering over 50 industries, making it one of the largest economic zones in the region.

RAKEZ uniquely offers free zone and non-free zone entity formation, and provides investors easy access to growing markets in the Middle East, North Africa, Europe, South and Central Asia.

Committed to provide ease of doing business, RAKEZ provides simplified processes and first-class services in a one-stop shop, as well as a variety of facility choices such as Flexi facilities, offices, warehouses and land for development across specialised zones.


About Jaafar Borhan (Channel Partners Manager-RAKEZ)

In his role, he helps drive the growth of the organisation by creating and implementing effective marketing strategies to identify and attract potential partners and agents.


With over 13 years of experience in the fields of relationship management, investment consultancy, and government and corporate services, Mr Borhan is an expert in developing strong partnerships with companies, individuals, as well as government agencies.


Prior to joining RAKEZ, he held managerial positions at various companies in the UAE, such as OnTime Government Services, SIDRA Holding, UAE Exchange Centre, and Emirates NBD.


Mr Borhan is fluent in English and Arabic. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and Business Administration from Beirut Arab University. He is also a member of various business councils including the British Business Group, American Chamber of Commerce, and German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce.

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