GEM Report: Abu Dhabi Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Index
Executive summary: Abu Dhabi has a moderately high-quality entrepreneurial ecosystem, consistent with the good positioning it obtains in world rankings more generally for entrepreneurship. Overall, the Emirate is a favorable environment to develop innovative and high growth entrepreneurship. In particular, its physical infrastructure, culture, talent, networking, and demand stand out as its strengths. However, to improve the entrepreneurial ecosystem, stakeholders need to pay attention to the financing, formal institutions, leadership, support services, and knowledge.