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FortyGuard Holding Ltd.

FortyGuard Holding Ltd.

Construction and Engineering

United Arab Emirates

Still operating

Launched in 2020







Arab Startup Competition Fourteenth Edition 2021


Ideas Track


Arab Startup Competition Fourteenth Edition 2021: Ideas Track - Finalist


FortyGuard is the first climate startup to combine materials science with advanced data science and predictive analytics to empower cities to deliver a comprehensive urban cooling solution aimed at mitigating the urban heat island (UHI) effect. We are a UAE born, incorporated at ADGM, and are led by two founders and a team of 19 people from a diverse 15 different nationalities with a collective 255 years of experience, residing between the UAE and USA & Malaysia.
We are a disruptive technology company built with urban populations central to our drive for improved city temperatures. Our business solution streams FortyWare, FortyCoat & FortyCycle can be described as; city analytics, surface technology and surface applications. Our values are designed with integrity and excellence for the benefit of people living in urban environments. Our development process is framed by collaborative discipline in order to surpass the the team’s natural potential.

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Team members

Jihad Sadiq / Founder and Director General
Alan Wildes / Co-Founder and Executive Director
Ahmed Elmak / Chemical Engineering Manager
Mohamed Elmak / Operations Associate Director - Head of Research
Mohammed Ali Mortada / Project Director - FortyAir
Mosaab Mattar / Head of Engineering and Business Development
Ping Chuan Low / Associate Director - FortyAir
Muyasar Abulkhair / Industrial Associate Director
Ahmad Al Zuraiqi / People & Happiness Director
Rawan Mattar / Illustrator & Graphic Designer
Yasser Mousli / Operations Manager
Ángel Monroy / Design Director
Sanja Lazic / Legal Associate Director
Douglas W. Bush / Strategic Advisor

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