Aby Sam Thomas

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Entrepreneur Staff
Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur Middle East


Educating Execs: The American University in Cairo, Egypt

A look at the many efforts AUC has been spearheading to encourage entrepreneurship in the MENA region.

Make Way For More: Katara Plaza Launched in Qatar

The Ali Bin Ali Group have announced the launch of Katara Plaza, a 38,000 sq. m. commercial project that will open its doors in 2016 at the Katara Cultural Village Foundation in Qatar.

Put A Spring In Your Step At BOUNCE

Opt for a team-building activity at this Dubai-based establishment that calls itself a "spring-loaded urban playground."

Good Sportsmanship: Shahriar Khodjasteh, CEO, Dubai Desert Extreme

In 2013, Dubai Desert Extreme was listed fourth on Dubai SME100, a ranking of the 100 top performing SMEs in the Emirate. Shahriar Khodjasteh reveals the story of how this came to be.

Qatar's ALF Foundation Launches Entrepreneurship Center At Driehaus College of Business in Chicago

A new center to foster entrepreneurship through exchange programs has been established at DePaul University's Driehaus College of Business in Chicago by the Qatar-based Al Faisal Without Borders Foundation.

Rolling With The Punches

In conversation with Ahmed Seddiqi and Abdulla Khoory, the Emirati co-founders of the Round 10 Boxing Club in Dubai.

The Aviator: Faisal Ghazi Kayal, Managing Director, Saudia Private Aviation

Since it launched its commercial operations in 2009, Saudia Private Aviation has become one of the leading names in the region's private aviation sector

The Frontrunner: Maserati's Umberto Maria Cini On Catering to Car Connoisseurs

Besides marking the 100th anniversary of the Trident brand, 2014 saw Maserati mark its best sales year on record, with approximately 36,500 of its luxury cars finding buyers around the world.

Five Minutes With Dr. Vijay Eswaran, Executive Chairman, QI Group of Companies

The Malaysian businessman is the head of a multi-business conglomerate that has a presence in sectors like direct selling, retail, financial services, education and hospitality.

Get Ready For ArabNet Beirut 2015

The event will be held from March 17-19, 2015 at the Beirut Hilton – Habtoor Grand Hotel in Lebanon.

Talking Shop: Gulf Retail Businesses And The UK

The UK is keen on attracting Gulf businesses to set up shop on its (rather expensive) shores.

DineEquity CEO Julia Stewart Credits Franchisee Partners For Success

As the purveyor of the Applebee's Neighborhood Grill & Bar and IHOP brands of restaurants, DineEquity is one of the largest full-service restaurant companies in the world.

JetSmarter CEO Sergey Petrossov's Sky-High Ambitions

The CEO and founder of JetSmarter wants to open up private jet travel to the masses.

On A Roll: Chez Sushi Prioritizes Regional Expansion

Since its launch in 2013, fast-casual Japanese restaurant Chez Sushi has managed to find a loyal following in the UAE, and is now gearing itself up for further growth.

Beam Wallet: Making Shopping More Rewarding

Beam Wallet, a UAE-based mobile commerce and rewards platform, recently received a "landmark investment" from Majid Al Futtaim Ventures.