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  • Stephane Jacques

    Founder & MD, Lemongrass Thai Restaurant LLC

    Stephane Jacques talks about how he left his job a...

    Mounir Ajam

    CEO and co-founder, Sukad

    Mounir Ajam, a civil engineer, saw a tremendous op...

  • Camilla d’Abo

    Managing Partner, Dabo & Co

    Dabo & Co combine PR and event organisation to for...

    Clark Francis

    Founder, Clark Francis Tennis

    Clark Francis talks about the development of his t...

    George Berbari

    Founder and CEO, DC PRO Engineering

    George Berbari's fascination with district cooling...

    Waleid AbdulKareim

    Founder and CEO, On Time

    Waleid AbdulKareim talks about what it took him to...

  • Fadi Malas

    CEO, Just Falafel

    Fadi Mallas, CEO of Just Falafel, tells us how the...

    Ali Abu Monassar

    Chairman, The Vision

    Ali Abu Monassar talks about the development of Du...

    Diana Hamade

    Founder/Lawyer/Legal advisor, International Advocate Legal Services

    Diana Hamade is one of the few women in the UAE wh...

    John Martin St. Valery

    Founding Partner & CEO, The Links Group

    John Martin St Valery, Founder and CEO of the Link...

  • Danish Farhan

    Founder & CEO, Xische & Co.

    Danish Farhan talks about how he founded Xische wi...

    AbdulMuttalib Al Hashimi

    Co-founder and Managing Director, Next Level

    AbdulMuttalib Al Hashimi talks about why he decide...

    Dipesh Depala & Ayman Fakoussa

    Founding Partners, The Qode

    Dipesh Depala and Ayman Fakoussa explain why they ...

    Tammy Urwin

    Director, Urban Events

    Urban Events organise prestigious events for their...

  • Faisal Albannai

    CEO, Axiom Telecom

    Faisal Albannai tells us how Axiom Telecom develop...

    Shabana Karim

    Owner & Managing Director, The Nail Spa

    Shabana Karim talks about how she tried to fill a ...

    Assem Hamzeh

    Managing Partner, ChoCo'a

    Assem Hamzeh has always had a sweet tooth. In 2004...

    Robert Keay

    Founder & Managing Director, Ethos Consultancy

    Ethos Consultancy, established by Robert Keay, has...

  • Manar Al Jayouchi

    Co-Founder, Appetite

    Three people asked a very simple question 7 years ...

    Rabea Ataya

    Founder and CEO, Bayt.com

    Rabea Ataya, CEO of Middle East-based job website ...

    Tala Badri

    Founder and Executive Director, Centre for Musical Arts

    Tala Badri, the only Emirati female music graduate...

    Ravi Bhusari & Derv Rao

    Co-founders & Directors, Duplays

    Ravi Bhusari's and Derv Rao's passion for sports l...

  • Noor Sweid

    Co-Founder and Owner, Zen Yoga

    Noor Sweid is one of the youngest successful Arab ...

    Yunib Siddiqui

    CEO/Owner, Jones the Grocer

    Yunib Siddiqui talks about introducing the Jones t...

    Hind Beljafla

    Managing Director, DAS Collection

    Hind Beljafla tells us how she and her sister Reem...

    Stuart Wheeler

    Shareholder, Director and Chief Executive Officer, Seawings

    Seawings, with its fleet of seaplanes, is a unique...

  • Rami Farook

    Founder, Traffic/Local

    Rami Farook is a serial entrepreneur in love with ...

    Craig Falconer

    Creative Partner, North55

    North55 Co-founder Craig Falconer talks about how ...

    Yousuf Al Hashimi & Anas Bukhash

    Co-founders, Managing partners, Ahdaaf Sports Club

    Anas Bukhash and Yousuf Al Hashimi were fresh grad...

    Paul Berger

    CEO, Harlequin Marquees & Event Services

    Paul Berger talks about the route followed to take...

  • Dr. Omar Ghosheh

    Co-founder and CEO, Dimensions Heathcare

    Dr. Omar Ghosheh, the CEO and founder of Dimension...

    Barry Kirsch

    CEO, Barry Kirsch Productions

    Barry Kirsch talks about his audio production faci...

    Nayla Alkhaja

    Founder/CEO/ Producer/ Film-maker, D-SEVEN Motion Pictures

    Nayla Al Khaja, the UAE's first female film direct...

    Allison Pickford

    Director, BodySmart

    Allison Pickford talks about how her lifestyle man...

  • Abdullatif Alsayegh

    Founder and CEO, Alsayegh Media

    Abdullatif Alsayegh talks about how he took a gian...

    Peyman and Mohammed Parham Al Awadhi

    Co-Founders, Wild Peeta

    Emirati brothers Peyman and Mohammed Parham Al Awa...

    Khalifa AlJaziri

    Group Managing Director, e-Home Automation

    E-Home Automation was the first company in the Mid...

    Richard Jones

    Managing Director, Coffee Planet

    Managing Director Richard Jones reveals how Coffee...

  • Zayan Ghandour

    Co-founder of Two Scoops, designer of Zayan, co-founder, creative director and head buyer, S*uce

    Zayan Ghandour, Co-Founder of S*uce, explains how ...

    Sim Whatley & J.C. Butler

    Managing Partners, Dubizzle

    In part two, JC and Sim talk about the meaning beh...

    Donna Benton

    Chief Executive Officer, The Entertainer

    Donna Benton, CEO of the Entertainer, reveals how ...

    Dana Jallad & Ra’ed Saqfelhait

    Owners, Managing Partners, Hey Sugar

    In part 1 of their interview, Hey Sugar Co-Founder...

  • Chareka Paillart

    Managing Partner, EDC

    Chareka Paillart explains why she chose to leave c...

    Omar Kassim

    Founder, JadoPado

    Omar Kassim explains why his start-up JadoPado hol...

    Michael Chalhoub

    CEO and Founder, Sport360

    Michael Chalhoub, CEO of Sport360, created the wor...

    Mohammed Harib

    Creator and Director, Lammtara Pictures

    Mohammed Saeed Harib struggled to persuade financi...

  • Azza Al-Qubaisi

    Founder, Arjmst / Azza Qubaisi

    Emirati entrepreneur Azza Al-Qubaisi took inspirat...

    Murshed Mohamed Ahmed

    Founder and CEO, Yebab.com

    Murshed Mohamed Ahmed made life easier for thousan...

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Stephane Jacques

Founder & MD , Lemongrass Thai Restaurant LLC

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