Abu Dhabi, UAE: EDGE Group, a leading advanced technology and defense group, has signed a strategic agreement with the Brazilian Marine Corps.
The signing paves the way for a planned technical cooperation agreement between both parties in the near future. EDGE recently announced a strategic partnership with the Brazilian Navy to co-develop a long-range anti-ship missile, as well as to provide advanced solutions, such as anti-jamming technology, which is developed by EDGE in the UAE.
The signing ceremony took place in the city of Rio de Janeiro as part of an ongoing EDGE leadership visit to key local government offices, defense industry partners, and prospective customers.
The agreement was signed by Mansour AlMulla, EDGE Group Managing Director & CEO, and Vice Admiral (Marine) Rogério Ramos Lage, Marine Corps Material Commander.
Launched in November 2019, the UAE’s EDGE is one of the world’s leading advanced technology groups, established to develop disruptive solutions for defense and beyond. Headquartered in Abu Dhabi, EDGE consolidates more than 25 entities into five core clusters: Platforms & Systems, Missiles & Weapons, Space & Cyber Technologies, Trading & Mission Support, and Homeland Security.