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Editor in Chief, Entrepreneur Middle East

Aby Sam Thomas is the Editor in Chief of Entrepreneur Middle East. In this role, Aby is responsible for leading the publication on its editorial front, while also working to build the brand and grow its presence across the MENA region through the development and execution of events and other programming, as well as through representation in conferences, media, etc.

Aby has been working in journalism since 2011, prior to which he was an analyst programmer with Accenture, where he worked with J. P. Morgan Chase's investment banking arm at offices in Mumbai, London, and New York. He holds a Master's Degree in Journalism from the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism in New York.  

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Good Things Come In Threes: JustClean's Management Talk Running A Scalable Business

JustClean co-founders Athbi Al-Enezi and Nouri Al-Enezi, and CEO Mohammad Jaffar talk about running a scalable business.

News and Trends

"The UAE Has Come Of Age In Terms Of Tech Prowess" - Muna Al Gurg, The Only Emirati Investor In Careem, On The Company's Acquisition By Uber

As the only individual Emirati shareholder in Careem, Al Gurg, who's the Director of Retail at Easa Al Gurg Group, has been hailed for her role in enabling the creation of the Middle East's biggest ever tech success story.

Entrepreneurs

From Japan To Dubai: Founder Ahmed Tahnoon On Creating Spheerz To Serve Japanese Takoyaki

Tahnoon decided that if there was no place in the UAE serving takoyaki to his liking, then he'd create one of his own.

News and Trends

A Milestone For the MENA Startup Ecosystem: Uber Acquires Careem For US$3.1 Billion

The deal will see Careem becoming a wholly owned subsidiary of Uber, though Careem will continue to operate independently under the leadership of current CEO and co-founder Mudassir Sheikha.

Entrepreneurs

Ideas Take Flight: How Expo 2020 Helped Turn A Student Project Into A Fully-Fledged Startup

How Project You, a project by university students in the UAE, with support from Expo 2020 Dubai, turned into a fully-fledged startup.

Leadership

Leading The Change: Imad Kreidieh, Chairman, Ogero

Ogero -referred to as the "engine" for the country's Ministry of Telecommunications- has been tasked with upgrading the nation's existing (and outdated) copper wire infrastructure with fibre optic cables, which is expected to have a massive (and long-awaited) positive impact on internet connectivity and speeds.

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Striking Out Alone: Developing Your Identity As An Entrepreneur

Whether this comes naturally to you or not, being the person who makes every single decision can test your self-esteem in ways you didn't even know possible.

Entrepreneurs

Sculpting Dreams: Having Expanded His Business To The UAE, Ukrainian Entrepreneur Dr. Maksym Ivanchuk Aims To Set New Standards In Cosmetic Care

"In our industry, success transcends mere surgical skill or financial gain. It's about the profound impact we have on the lives of our patients."

Technology

Work It Out: Epson AM-C400

Its C-shaped paper path and compact size makes AM-C400 ideal for environments that demand a highly reliable, productive device, but where space is limited.

Growth Strategies

Here's How Generative Artificial Intelligence Can Help Deliver A Cleaner Future For Our Planet

With the journey to net-zero emissions demanding radical transformations in how we produce, consume, and live, GenAI is arguably one of the most sophisticated pieces of technology at our disposal.

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Leading The Charge: Making The Case For Why Entrepreneurs Need To Introduce Innovation In The Menopause Care Market

Five female health and wellness experts share their insights on how entrepreneurs can introduce much needed innovation into menopausal healthcare- in the UAE and beyond.

Growth Strategies

Unicorns Vs. Zebras: Rethinking What Counts For Entrepreneurial Success In The MENA Region

Unlike unicorns, which prioritize rapid growth and sky-high valuations, zebras focus on sustainability, profitability, and social impact.