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High tech promise of a post-oil future

From a proposed new “cloud hub” in Saudi Arabia to a project by Dubai to put blockchain at the heart of its so-called Silicon Oasis, Middle East governments are putting cutting edge technology at the heart of plans to transform their economies. The Saudis are even planning to build an entire new high-tech zero carbon

UAE, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

A view from the UAE

Dr. Gordon Blanke is an International Commercial & Investment Arbitration Partner in DWF LLP’s Middle East office, based in Dubai. He has worked on arbitrations across a variety of industry sectors, including private equity, banking and finance, construction/real estate, commodities, hospitality, oil and gas and shipping.

Financial Technology, Fintech

The Fintech Revolution

Over the last couple of years, the world has seen a race to develop the best expertise in financial technology – boosted and supported by technological evolution, availability of funding, increased support from governments and regulators and changing customer appetite and expectations.