Setting-up a Business in the UAE Post-Covid

  • 24 August 2020
  • 14:00 - 15:00
  • Webinar


Registration is closed

Join the Canadian Business Council (CBC) Abu Dhabi for a live webinar in collaboration with ProPartner Group on Setting-up a Business in the UAE Post-Covid.

Expert speakers will discuss the following points: 

  • Mainland setups – updates and overview
  • Free zone setups – updates and overview.
  • Visa updates – recent updates for visa processing in UAE

This webinar is participated by:

  • French Business Group
  • Pakistan Business Professional Council
  • Spanish Business Council
  • Turkish Business Council


Jade Wong – Business Development Manager, Abu Dhabi

Jade is a driven Business Development Manager for Pro Partner Group. With over 6 years of experience in the UAE, Jade is responsible for the development of relationships as well as providing effective support to clients to ensure they receive professional communication on their business requirements. With extensive knowledge and experience of Abu Dhabi , Jade has assisted with the setup of various SME and Multi-National companies whilst providing honest and reliable information to clients and strives for excellent customer service. Jade holds a BA Hons – International Business Studies with Spanish Degree.

Libbie Burtinshaw – Operations Manager, UAE

Libbie is Operations Manager for the UAE and assists clients from the formation of the company through to the onboarding of staff and the duration of the company’s lifecycle, making sure each business is compliant with UAE laws and regulations. Libbie controls the regulatory processes from the outset and, with the assistance of our able team of Government Liaison Officers, ensures all processes are completed in a timely manner.

Libbie’s greatest attribute is being able to truly understand the needs of her clients and possesses the unique ability to identify her clients requirements by asking the relevant questions, evaluating their needs and then implementing the necessary skills and services to service them with the upmost quality. Libbie believes in the core values of honesty, respect, integrity and ensuring peace of mind for her clientele. Libbie has a BA Hons degree in Journalism.


Awais Chughtai, Relationship Manager of Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi. He provides valuable support to corporate and individual members of CBC to expand their professional network of contacts and enhance their presence in the business community. He is also actively involved in organising social events to bring Canadians and friends of Canada together. Awais holds a Master's degree in Business Administration, majoring in Marketing. He has worked internationally, including in the UK, Pakistan and the Middle East.


  • CBC members and non-CBC members: Complimentary

Participating Business Councils

  • Canadian Business Council Abu Dhabi
  • Spanish Business Council