Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Finance Innovation, France’s official innovation cluster for the financial industry, based in Paris
The partnership will support the development of both (UAE & France) FinTech markets and facilitate knowledge sharing
Chief Executive Officer of DIFC Arif Amiri and Joelle Durieux, Chief Executive Officer of Finance Innovation signed the MOU as a key part of the Fin&Tech Community Conference that took place in Paris on 27 June 2018
CEO Arif Amiri, said: ”We are delighted to partner and build close ties with world-renowned entities, such as Finance Innovation. We will be exploring potential collaboration relating to our FinTech funds and strengthen efforts to support the growth of the regional FinTech and venture capital ecosystem. We look forward to working closely with Finance Innovation and attracting French startups to our community”
As part of the MOU, FinTech Hive at DIFC will look to design a programme tailored for the UAE and French FinTech startups at the FinTech Hive offices.