Our Partners

A design community built on partnership and collaboration

DDFC is graciously supported by its partners

Our partners join us in both supporting and celebrating the design sector of Dubai, the UAE and beyond. Built on creativity and shared goals, these partnerships offer a range of mutual benefits. DDFC is always open to new collaborations.

Al Tayer Group operates in several industries including automobile sales and service, luxury and lifestyle retail, perfumes and cosmetics distribution, engineering, real estate and interiors contracting.

American University in Dubai is a private, non-sectarian institution of higher learning in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Amity University Dubai is a not-for-profit private university based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Azza Fahmy Jewellery is an independent purveyor of handcrafted jewellery inspired by 7,000 years of culture.

Canadian University Dubai is a private university of higher education in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Department of Economic Development (DED) is the government body entrusted to set and drive the economic agenda of the emirate of Dubai.

ESMOD Dubai is a fashion education provider in the Middle East and a contributor to the creative and economic growth of the UAE.

FAD Institute of Luxury Fashion & Style Dubai is a premier institute honouring internationally certified professional courses in fashion styling, luxury, fashion retail and communication.

Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is the educational quality assurance and regulatory authority of the Government of Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

LG is a South Korean multinational conglomerate corporation that specialises in electronics, chemicals and telecom products.

Middle East Communications Network (MCN) is a leading advertising and marketing communications agency network in the MENA region.

Net-A- Porter

Net-A-Porter is the world’s premiere online destination for luxury fashion.

Reem Acra is a fashion designer born in Beirut, Lebanon, known for her eponymous bridal gown line and her ready-to-wear collection.

Robinson & Co. Limited is a retail company with department stores in Singapore, Malaysia and soon to be Dubai, and is now part of the UAE-based Al-Futtaim Group.

Zayed University is one of three government-sponsored higher education institutions in the United Arab Emirates.

The Chalhoub Group is an expert in retail, distribution and marketing services based in Dubai. The Group has become a major player in the beauty, fashion and gift sectors regionally.

Meet the dedicated group of experts that are passionate about cultivating the design sector in the UAE and beyond.