EDGE, the advanced technology group for defence and beyond today raised the UAE Flag for the first time since its establishment, at the new EDGE HQ.
In a socially distanced ceremony, complying with the UAE Government’s guidelines, H.E. Faisal Al Bannai, CEO and Managing Director of EDGE hoisted the UAE Flag, in the presence of Rashed Al Ghafri, President – Strategic Projects, EDGE; Ahmed Al Sharif, President – Strategic Projects, EDGE; Dr. Ahmed Al Nayeli, Advisor, EDGE; Khalid Al Breiki, President – Mission Support, EDGE; Hamad Al Marar, President – Missiles & Weapons, EDGE, Salma Al Mansoori, SVP – Marketing & Communications, EDGE, among others.
Speaking at the event, Al Bannai said: “Flag Day represents a national embodiment of our destiny under the flag of the union; it is a symbol that represents our path of achievements and the success of our people. On this day, we renew our loyalty to our country and visionary Leadership who have driven us to achieve new heights to ensure our flag continues to fly high.”
EDGE is an advanced technology group that develops disruptive solutions for defence and beyond. Solving real world challenges, it is dedicated to bringing innovative technologies and services to market with greater speed and efficiency.
Consolidating over 25 entities and employing more than 12,000 brilliant minds, EDGE offers expertise in five core clusters: Platforms & Systems, Missiles & Weapons, Cyber Defence, Electronic Warfare & Intelligence and Mission Support.
Today, EDGE is reimagining capabilities through technology leadership with research and development at its core.