Aby Sam Thomas
Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur Middle East
How this Swiss luxury watch brand founded in 1980 is using innovation to beat its older competitors in the market (and consolidate its future).
"Becoming an entrepreneur is not just a title that you'll carry- it's a responsibility."
It's not about how much work you do, it's about how you do it.
In an era where quantity over quality seems to be the norm, Karam is keen on moving in a different direction with what she does.
Even as the nature of the region's luxury sector changed, Manji smartly set herself to be one step ahead of these trends- and made herself a force to reckon with in the business of fashion.
Egyptian entrepreneur Omar Samra talks about his corporate career in finance before letting his passion for travel drive him to set up his travel company Wild Guanabana.
The Bahrain-based Annada made quite an impression when it launched in 2011 offering scarves featuring original artwork by two regional artists, and co-founders (and sisters) Nada and Noor Alawi have since proved themselves to more than just a flash in the pan.
At Entrepreneur Middle East, we've so far put in time and effort to helping build this ecosystem- and now, we are putting in capital as well.
We asked MENA's creative entrepreneurs about what works and what doesn't in turning a passion into a viable business.
The President and CEO of CIDIC is looking to invest up to US$2 billion on Middle East projects- and he's looking to partner with SMEs along the way.
With the use of technology like blockchain, smart contracts, machine vision and AI, Everledger essentially creates an immutable digital footprint for a diamond, thereby providing a secure, transparent record which stakeholders throughout the supply chain can use to track and protect their assets.
Entrepreneur and educationalist Kamal Puri on 26 years of business in the UAE.
Fresh off a US$200 million valuation, propertyfinder Group gets set for its next leg of growth.
The state of business in the region currently requires SMEs to rethink and reevaluate their strategies for their growth and survival.
For Buxton, ensuring his customers have great experiences, throughout their transaction cycles, is key to furthering his business' growth.
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