Who We Are
We have enjoyed a close and enduring relationship with the United Arab Emirates, built on a solid foundation of Raytheon providing trusted solutions to the Emirates for national security, civil defense infrastructure, and training across multiple strategic initiatives for more than three decades.
In 2017, Raytheon marked the 30th anniversary of its partnership and presence in the UAE with the creation of Raytheon Emirates, a wholly owned subsidiary incorporated and headquartered in Abu Dhabi. The new subsidiary is focused in the areas of cybersecurity, effectors, air & missile defense and sustainment, and enabling technology.
Driven by Raytheon Company values, Raytheon Emirates is committed to growing a diverse workforce to include UAE national technical talent and executive leadership. This commitment supports Abu Dhabi’s Economic Vision 2030 and includes fostering a cyber-secure digital transformation of the UAE for economic diversification, growth, and the development of a highly skilled, highly productive Emirati workforce.
Raytheon Emirates Mission
Raytheon Emirates’ mission is to be the most trusted UAE defense partner, providing high-value innovative solutions while also developing Emirati knowledge-based talent to contribute to a sovereign industrial capability.
Raytheon Company values underpin everything Raytheon Emirates does in terms of developing talent, operating and growing its business, and actively participating in communities across the UAE. Raytheon’s strong relationship with the UAE is built on our shared values. With the incorporation of Raytheon Emirates, the company is committed to the values-driven development of a local defense industry capability that will help diversify the UAE economy, foster indigenous technology development, and grow Emirati professional talent.