Who we are
Regulatory Affairs & Quality Assurance Management “RAQAM” is a renowned consultancy agency based in Dubai, UAE. It was floated in mid 2011 and grown ever since to become one of the most trusted regulatory & scientific affairs partners & advisors in the FMCG industry across MENA region.
Right from the beginning, we have operated with a mission to employ our experience, expertise, and connections within the regulatory landscape across Middle East & North Africa to help multinational FMCG businesses to not just fulfill their potential, but also achieve competitive advantage.
Our experts specialize in timely and proactive solutions for the complete regulatory & quality value chain. Our solutions include product regulatory compliance, regulatory updates & alerts, crisis management, quality assurance, halal and others.
Dr. Hassan Bayrakdar
RAQAM Consultancy DMCC – Dubai
Dr. Hassan Bayrakdar, Founder & Managing Director of RAQAM Consultancy is a very well-known & respected food regulatory professional in the Middle East. He has strong working relationships with the authorities in the region, built over the last two decades of his dedication & passion to help companies overcome trade obstacle in the region.
He holds a Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Université Henri Poincaré (Nancy) in France and has headed Corporate Scientific & Regulatory Affairs department of Nestle Middle East & Mars GCC for over 18 years. His expertise in Government affairs include negotiations and advocacy on behalf of companies, issue & crisis management, help with accelerated clearance, managing scientific and regulatory matters affecting products’ compliance.
To be the chosen partner for regulatory & scientific affairs, trusted by clients and regulators, while providing high quality services that ensure business growth and sustainability.
To drive responsible regulations, providing both clients and regulators with the right regulatory resources and scientific knowledge that support and facilitate right decisions. We want to help protect consumers, mitigate all risks of rejection due to non-compliance, and eliminate unnecessary trade barriers across the entire supply chain.