The region has witnessed a growing demand for professional service firms driven by greater sophistication in financial services requiring specialist advisory work, increased cross-jurisdictional trade and transactions, and the ongoing restructuring by state owned enterprises, corporations and private entities.

Through its offering of world-class technology and associated infrastructure, a pool of multilingual highly skilled professionals, DIFC has attracted a wide range of professional service providers including:

  • Legal
  • Accounting and audit
  • Consulting
  • Compliance
  • Recruitment
  • Risk management
  • Data and research providers

By locating in DIFC, firms are able to centralise and consolidate their resources used to service the region, thereby gaining a competitive cost of operation. In addition to the growing regional opportunity, professional service firms may benefit from the large business and financial captive clientele already located within the centre – making DIFC your logical home.

The expertise of the world’s major international professional service firms is an important pillar establishing DIFC as a world-class international financial centre.