Plug and Play Abu Dhabi | AD SME
Partner / Incubators & Accelerators

Plug and Play is a global innovation platform headquartered in Silicon Valley, with its GCC headquarter based in Abu Dhabi. Plug and Play leverages accelerator programs, corporate innovation services, and its independent venture capital arm to make technological advancement progress faster than ever before.

Since inception in 2006, our programs have expanded worldwide to include a presence in over 30 locations globally, giving startups the necessary resources to find mentorship, funding and business development opportunities almost anywhere without cost or equity taken.

With the largest tech startup/scale-up network and 450+ official corporate and government partners, we have created the ultimate innovation ecosystem in over 18 industries. Startups from our independent venture capital arm have raised over $9 billion in funding, with over a dozen successful unicorn portfolio exits including Dropbox, PayPal, Guardant Health, Honey and Lending Club.

• Accelerated 65 startups in Abu Dhabi through our accelerator programs
• 86% of these startups have attained business
• 57% of these startups have now established in the UAE

Initiatives

Industry 4.0 Open Innovation Platform
Abu Dhabi Healthtech Accelerator Programme