Business startup Dubai - Creative Zone


CREATIVE ZONE is a team of company registration professionals dedicated to bringing the dreams of aspiring entrepreneurs and SMEs to life in the UAE.

Based in the thriving economic and innovation hub of Dubai, CREATIVE ZONE is a professional advisory firm, guiding startups through the complicated business registration process. From securing incorporation documents and residency visas to the provision of end-to-end support services CREATIVE ZONE provides clients with the necessary tools to promote, develop and successfully grow their business.

The company’s Managing Directors, Mahesh Dalamal and Steve Mayne, both bring vast professional experience across various sectors to the business, ensuring that clients understand that they are in experienced hands when working with CREATIVE ZONE.

Mahesh Dalamal comes from a strong global management, investment and entrepreneurial background. Since moving to Dubai from London in 2005 he has established and managed two highly successful businesses in the UAE. His vast experience, both here and abroad, made him quickly adaptable to paradigm shifts in the local and global business landscape.

Prior to CREATIVE ZONE, he founded Gulf Relocation Services, a Dubai based firm providing relocation and company setup assistance to individuals and corporations moving to the UAE. He developed the company into the leading player in the industry boasting an impressive client list of the likes of Siemens, Tetrapak, Clyde and Co, Grey Advertising, Generali Insurance, and Six Senses Resort and Spa.

Mahesh was born and raised in the UK and studied Business Management and French at King’s College, University of London.

Mahesh outlines what he believes is the driving force for the firm’s success.


“The success of CREATIVE ZONE is built upon
a truly exceptional team combined with a strong
company ethos of professionalism, honesty,
transparency and always putting the needs of the client first.”


His colleague; Steve Mayne brings more than 24 years of experience of management, business consultancy and corporate leadership to his role. Alongside his work as Managing Director he is responsible as Company Director to six other UAE organisations, of which, he manages and runs at a board level.

Prior to CREATIVE ZONE, he worked with a number of global organizations specializing in logistics, supply chain management and process engineering. With his industry experience in workspace solutions, he has played an integral role in establishing some of the region’s leading business centres, investing and managing these together.

His global experience combined with his natural ability to unite and mould successful teams has taken him to over 10 countries across the Middle East, North Africa and the Mediterranean.

With his extensive experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge and understanding of the regional business environment as well was strong operational expertise. He holds an MBA from Charles Sturt University in Australia.

Client service is one of Steve’s top priorities, as he believes that this is key to ensuring the firm’s success.

“We believe in building a strong company culture based on trust and mutual respect which, in turn, drives customer service. Our clients are the heart and soul of our business and supporting them in their success is our highest priority.”

The strategies for success outlined by the firm’s leaders have clearly paid off, with the company boasting a portfolio of 3,000 plus client businesses launched in UAE since 2010, with 42% of the firm’s new business originating from client referrals
despite operating in a highly competitive industry.

By operating an “open-door” policy for all of their clients the company ensures that clients are able to approach them with any difficulties or issues they may face during the start-up process. Their team of over 60 highly qualified professionals who speak 12 different languages and possess several years of experience in the UAE company setup industry ensures clients are able to receive a high quality service which meets their individual needs.

In addition, the firm offers clients access to exclusive networking platform, designed to connect them to prospective customers, allowing clients the opportunity to grow their new business.

CREATIVE ZONE prides itself on complete transparency in terms of costs, timelines and documentary requirements, with consultations offered free of charge, designed to provide clients with unbiased advice on how to set up their company.

Currently the company is viewed as one of the leaders in the UAE business start-up environment. Over the coming decade they plan to cement their authority as the go-to expert for entrepreneurs wishing to successfully establish a company and grow market share in the region.


Contact Details

Company: Creative Zone
Address: Suite 1901, Level 19
Boulevard Plaza Tower 1
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Boulevard
Downtown Dubai
Phone: 971 4 567 7333
Email: [email protected]