Banking & Finance
East/West trade, Islamic & western banking and FinTech are some of the issues covered in understanding the regional topography.
Branding & PR
For the 99% of companies who need safe branding and effective PR in a specific sector, we make that happen.
GCC countries offer 50+ FTZ’s, onshore, offshore, agency and distributor agreements. Choice is not the problem. We guide your best interests.
16,000 infrastructure, hospitality, healthcare, retail and educational projects worth $1tn are under construction across the GCC in 2017. Where do you fit?
Defence & Security
The GCC is on every security company’s radar; knowledge of the sector has significant benefits for clients of 8 Point Advisory.
Design & Interiors
Hospitality. Aviation. Retail. Real Estate. D&I is integral to all sectors, and our experience offers rare insight for planning growth.
Digital Media Management
Our 10+ years’ managing major global brands in the region shows that few can provide our experience or insight.
We have the relationships to manage 3PL across the GCC; managing cross-border distribution is one of our core strengths.
What looks an easy option, but one that’s tough to manage. We understand, guide, manage and make it a smooth operation.
Energy, Water & Power
Deep supply chains require deep knowledge on the ground; companies can’t manage from a distance. The difference can be 8 Point.
Rarely are government and private sector so close, and that knowledge is an essential part of the service.
The healthcare market in each GCC country will grow 11%-13% annually and be worth $71.3 billion by 2020. Time to be involved!
Growth of 7.6% CAGR from US$25.4 billion (2015) to US$36.7 billion (2020) with RevPAR in the UAE anticipated to reach US$143.
Different legal systems, entities and countries, along with different systems of Sharia and international law means specific advice is essential.
Zoning, transporting, customs, taxation, onshore, offshore; a myriad of options requiring clear cut guidance.
Under 25’s comprise 50% of the GCC population, and media set to reach US$ 12.4billion by 2018 – but how to reach them?
150+ nationalities, each with a set of rules on employment and visas. Finding people is one thing, managing the workforce quite another
A renowned global centre for retail therapy, but who owns the brands and how do you navigate the Family businesses and Malls?
Supply Chain Management
Trade accounted for 28% of Dubai’s GDP in 2016, followed by transportation and storage at 12%; the GCC is reliant on quality SCM.
As the GCC develops market-specific products and services, innovation has been placed front & centre of this strategy by all governments.
VC & Innovation Hubs
Over 30-years the region has shown massive sustained growth. The next phase has started with encouraging risk and changing financial and legal structures