Who are we?

At DasTech, our mission is to empower businesses to navigate the complexities
of the MEA region with confidence. We believe that every company, regardless
of size, should have the opportunity to expand successfully into these thriving
markets. Moreover, we’re committed to providing top-notch software solutions
tailored specifically for the MEA region, ensuring our partners have access to
cutting-edge technology to fuel their growth and success.

“Dastech is more than just a standalone entity; we are part of a distinguished group of companies deeply rooted in the fabric of the UAE’s business landscape. With a rich heritage spanning multiple decades, our parent company boasts extensive experience in diverse sectors, including tourism and international car part trade. Leveraging this legacy, Dastech benefits from a wealth of industry insights and invaluable connections garnered over years of successful operations. This collective strength enhances our ability to deliver innovative solutions and exceptional service to our clients, backed by a solid foundation built on trust, reliability, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.”

Dastech is more than just a standalone entity; we are part of a distinguished group of companies deeply rooted in the fabric of the UAE’s business landscape. With a rich heritage spanning multiple decades, our parent company boasts extensive experience in diverse sectors, including tourism and international car part trade. Leveraging this legacy, Dastech benefits from a wealth of industry insights and invaluable connections garnered over years of successful operations. This collective strength enhances our ability to deliver innovative solutions and exceptional service to our clients, backed by a solid foundation built on trust, reliability, and a relentless pursuit of excellence.

History

DasTech embarked on its journey in the dynamic landscape of the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region with a singular vision: to empower businesses to thrive amidst the complexities of this burgeoning market. Founded on principles of excellence and innovation, DasTech quickly established itself as a trusted partner for companies seeking growth opportunities in the MEA region.

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Team

Andreas Simon

General Manager

Wasseim Al-Zouabi, a visionary entrepreneur with a rich multicultural background, was born and raised in the UAE as an Arab-Canadian. Fluent in English, Arabic, German, and French, his diverse linguistic skills mirror his global outlook.

Wasseim embarked on his academic journey at the American University of Sharjah (AUS), earning a degree in Computer Engineering. During his time at AUS, he distinguished himself as a talented programmer, winning two prestigious programming contests. His passion for technology led him to pursue a Master’s degree in Automation and AI at the University of Stuttgart in Germany. There, he delved into coordinating strategies for robots, conducting groundbreaking research while immersing himself in the realm of high-performance computing centers.

Following his academic pursuits, Wasseim transitioned into the professional world, where he made significant contributions to software modernization for natural gas factories while working for the federal government in Berlin. His expertise and innovative approach caught the attention of the Core Grid Fellowship program, which facilitated his exchange to France. In France, he collaborated with the National Institute for Computer Science and Mathematics, publishing six research papers in top-tier supercomputing journals.

Upon returning to the UAE, Wasseim’s entrepreneurial spirit propelled him to develop a revolutionary ERP solution tailored for tourism offices. This innovative software, which enhanced efficiency by 500%, achieved remarkable success in the market. Inspired by his experience in software development and sales, Wasseim co-founded Dastech, a pioneering technology company dedicated to empowering businesses in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.

Andreas Simon

Sales Director

Andreas Simon, a seasoned professional hailing from Germany, brings over two decades of invaluable expertise in business development and technology to his role as Director of Business Development MENA at msg Rethink Compliance, situated in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Fluent in both English and German, Andreas’s multicultural background and linguistic prowess uniquely position him to navigate diverse business landscapes and foster enduring client relationships across international borders.

With a robust skill set encompassing budget management, business intelligence, and OLAP technologies, Andreas is instrumental in expanding msg Rethink Compliance’s presence throughout the Middle East, driving strategic growth initiatives and propelling regional expansion.

His illustrious career path includes pivotal leadership positions within prominent organizations, notably as the Director Sales EMEA at Jedox, where he successfully established the brand in the Middle Eastern market, orchestrating a multifaceted team in Dubai.

With a Master’s degree in Natural Sciences from Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz, Andreas possesses a solid academic foundation that complements his extensive professional journey. His wealth of experience in business intelligence, corporate performance management, and strategic collaboration underscores his ability to enhance Dastech’s operations and drive its growth trajectory in the MENA region.

Awards

Partner of the Year

2013

Partner of the Year

2015

Partner of the Year

2016

Partner of the Year

2017

Best convergence solution provider

2017