Dubai World Trade Centre welcomes the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) who has relocated its Dubai office to One Central, a mixed-use development within the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) Authority free zone. From this new location, the global strategic consulting firm will continue to service its growing base of leading public and private sector clients.
His Excellency Helal Saeed Almarri, Director General, Dubai World Trade Centre Authority (DWTCA) and Dubai Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) said, “The DWTC Authority is delighted to welcome BCG to the One Central development. By attracting one of the world’s leading advisors on business strategy to establish their Dubai office in One Central, we are reiterating both, the development and Dubai’s attractiveness to international corporates and businesses as an unrivalled platform from which they can expand their operations. Through our business-conducive free zone ecosystem, uniquely complemented by One Central, DWTCA delivers a distinctive destination proposition that emphasises Dubai’s global status as a progressive, hyperconnected, competitive hub for international business.”
BCG’s newly designed 66,000 square foot offices will occupy the 6th and 7th floor of One Central’s Offices 3, with exclusive access to a large terrace with views of Burj Khalifa, DIFC and The Museum of the Future.
Joerg Hildebrandt, Managing Partner at The Boston Consulting Group Middle East said, “With this new home, we are at the epicenter of business districts. The move is of strategic importance and will provide our dynamic organisation with a more centralized position for future growth and development within world-class facilities.”
The new BCG office space is designed to reflect the firm’s workplace philosophy of integration and collaboration, in addition to reflecting the input and feedback captured from staff. The result is an open environment that encourages creativity amongst staff and clients. The features in the space help promote positive thinking and the development of innovative strategies; encourage connectedness; and provide resourceful, advanced, and intuitive technology.
In order to achieve this, the design of the new BCG office features:
One Central is located within the DWTC Authority free zone, offering both onshore and offshore licenses for businesses. Situated in the heart of Dubai\'s central business district, the commercial offering is complemented by a world-class mixed-use lifestyle and entertainment destination. Phase 1 and 2 of the development were completed ahead of schedule, encompassing a 588-rooms hotel and three Grade A LEED Gold commercial office buildings. The masterplan also comprises of diverse hospitality offerings, including the Accor group’s first 25Hours branded design hotel outside of Europe, and residential sites which are collectively aimed at strengthening Dubai’s appeal to international businesses, corporations and investors alike. The development is fully aligned with Dubai’s Smart City strategic agenda and meets the highest of technology and infrastructure standards.