4 Individuals that changed the future of business.
    Facebook – Mark Zuckerberg Challenges: The biggest challenge Mark Zuckerberg currently faces is keeping up with the likes of Apple, Google and Amazon in the augmented reality space. Moreover, it will also be interesting to see how Facebook sustains its fast-paced growth. It is in a strong... Read more
Everything is connected
In a Q&A with CK Vishwakarma, Founder and CEO, AllThingsConnected, SME Advisor delves into the practicalities of Internet of Things (IoT) and explores its implications. How do you view the term “Internet of Things”? The “Internet” in the term Internet of Things (IoT) refers to the connectivity. Internet as... Read more
Italtouch – The flavour of success
Massimo Vidoni speaks exclusively to SME Advisor about his passion for food and how its helping propel his company Italtouch to greater heights… Charismatic, driven and determined, Massimo Vidoni has a personality that is larger than life. But, what’s more fascinating is the story behind his company. “Everything started... Read more
Food on-demand: In conversation with Talabat.com
Abdulhamid Al Omar, CEO of Talabat.com, on his company’s growing appetite… Talabat recently crossed the 100,000 order milestone. How would you describe your journey so far? We were naturally very proud when we hit that 100,000 order milestone last month. Initially, Talabat was established by young Kuwaiti entrepreneurs, and... Read more
Pressman’s – not just another sandwich shop!
Amit Gandhi and Sawan Ravani swear by the simplicity of their concept. But in a market flooded with seasone foodpreneurs, is simple enough? The heart of Pressman’s pitch is simple: they make fresh, tasty sandwiches. It’s definitely not the first business with this offer; fast food restaurants have been... Read more
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SME Stories April 12, 2017

Walking into Taqado Mexican Kitchen’s Dubai Media City branch, we get a glimpse of Nadine Benchaffai in action. She’s looking at the ingredients, welcoming walk-in guests and assisting her staff with their orders. As we sit down with her, she says with a cheeky smile: “It’s not that they... Read more
Airships Arabia: Reaching new heights
Gregory Gottlieb, Founder and Managing Director, Airships Arabia, opens up about his disruptive concept and the profound implications it will have on the industry, businesses and consumers… As soon as you hear about Gregory’s business concept, it’s hard not to be amused. “Airship Arabia is a company that is... Read more
Lion’s Metals: Solid ambitions

The products and solutions that Mohd Al Sheikhs company offers put it several steps ahead of the market ? and the competition.

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Intercoil: Building the dream

Intercoil makes for an intriguing case study because it marks the convergence of three critical aspects of running a business: the succession of a family-owned firm, the journey of a manufacturer and the transition from a small business to a large enterprise.

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Rotte Gulf: The nuts and bolts of success

Rotte Gulf is all set to take the manufacturing industry by storm with its innovative solutions and ambitious growth plans. We sit down with Tiberiu Calinescu, GM, Rotte Gulf.

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