The TiE Dubai chapter was established to promote the spirit of entrepreneurship in the Middle East region via the TiE Global network. TiE Dubai through its diverse charter members provide assistance and guidance to a community of more than 2,000 budding entrepreneurs through events and programs that span across Networking, Mentoring, Education, Incubation & Funding.

The Dubai Chapter of TiE was inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of the TECOM Free Zone Authority, and TiE Dubai enjoys the support of TECOM and Dubai Internet City since its inception in January 2003. Through strategic partnerships TiE Dubai has played a pioneering role in the UAE Entrepreneurial ecosystem for the last 15 years.