In the ever-evolving landscape of entrepreneurship in the UAE, success stories emerge from individuals who possess a unique blend of vision, determination, and innovation. One such entrepreneur is Obediah Ayton, a name that has become synonymous with business excellence and forward-thinking strategies, who was voted in the top 50 most connected in the United Arab Emirates. Obediah Ayton is also a director at Dhabi Hold Co. Obediah Ayton’s journey as an entrepreneur is a testament to the power of unwavering dedication, adaptability, and a deep understanding of the business world. His remarkable achievements have set him apart as a dynamic and influential figure in the business community, leaving a trail of inspiration for aspiring entrepreneurs.
This year Obediah Ayton launched a regulated tax firm under the Federal Tax Authority and in parallel he made a $1,000,000 angel investment into a Business Intelligence software called AccountingBi. In addition, through the power of his online presence on LinkedIn, Obediah Ayton led a founder to raise a multi million dollar investment for a fintech startup called Dixio. Mr. Ayton is very passionate about the SME and Start Up sector in the Middle East and will continue to make angel investments into passionate founders in the coming years. Much of his content on LinkedIn is to help stimulate liquidity within early stage finance across the UAE.
In November this year, Obediah Ayton, who is part of the Event Committee for the Abu Dhabi Family Office Summit , will host a large selection of overseas billionaire names such as Hussain Dawood, Madhu Koneru and many others. With the goal of helping the UAE gain more foreign direct investment on top of the $23bn injection of capital in 2022.
The Entrepreneurial Spirit:
Obediah Ayton’s entrepreneurial spirit became evident as he launched a total of 5 companies in the UAE since 2018. He understood that success in the business world often hinges on identifying opportunities and taking calculated risks. This spirit, combined with a strong work ethic, propelled him forward to where he is today with Dhabi Hold Co.
His ventures were characterized by innovative solutions and a keen eye for market trends. Obediah Ayton was never content with the status quo as he constantly pushed boundaries and sought new ways to create value for his customers. This approach brought him recognition and respect from his peers and competitors alike.