Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM) is Abu Dhabi's international jurisdiction for business and offers a strong, competitive base for businesses. It is an independent, English language jurisdiction with its own civil and commercial laws and court system based on English law.

For clients, it offers the confidence of business-friendly regulations, full foreign ownership, access to the United Arab Emirate’s extensive tax treaty network and an efficient company set up process that does not require attestation of corporate documents.

For investors, ADGM offers a trusted and recognised legal platform with optimal flexibility that allows for different classes of shares, share options, registrability of pledges and an unlimited number of shareholders.

Foundra – Support Legal’s corporate services affiliate – is here to assist you with setting up your company in ADGM. Foundra is a cloud-based corporate services provider offering clients a completely digital experience. From online questionnaires through to the use of electronic signatures, Foundra provides company incorporation and ongoing support services that are smarter, faster and more efficient.

Contact the Foundra team at to answer your questions and assist with your company set up.