05 May 2023 | News
To foster growth and access to markets across the UAE as well as the MENA region
UK-based startup Virax Biolabs Group has established a regional headquarters at Dubai Science Park, a member of TECOM Group PJSC.
The office space is located in the heart of the global science-focused community that enables research, innovation and businesses in the health, energy, life sciences and environment sectors. The new headquarters will accommodate the company's expansion into the Middle East and improve global operations by attracting local partnerships and talents.
By entering the region, Virax Biolab Group aims to increase its distribution reach of high-quality in-vitro diagnostics, innovative products and proprietary T-Cell tests while creating logistical efficiencies. The new headquarters will create new jobs and drive investment and talent to the UAE in line with the Dubai Economic Agenda 'D33'.
James Foster, Virax's Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer said, "The new headquarters will strengthen the distribution network we have developed for ViraxClear and enable further development of our innovative technology behind Virax Immune, while tapping into an esteemed science and business community established at Dubai Science Park."
Dubai Science Park is a global ecosystem that serves the entire value chain of the science, health and pharma sectors. Home to global multi-national, small and medium sized enterprises, and startups, the hub contributes to Dubai's knowledge and innovation economy and its status as a medical tourism destination.