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Out of Africa

From the corporate world to contemporary art: ex-Puma chief executive Jochen Zeitz has his eye on another prize When he became the chief executive of ...
Real Estate

Safe As Houses

Can the security and stability of the German property market lure Gulf investors away from the hotspots of London and New York? Rising above Marlene-Dietrich ...
Entrepreneurship

Stéphane of Arabia

For a man who had never set foot on Arabian soil before creating his first oud fragrance, Stéphane Humbert Lucas has not only captured the ...
Entrepreneurship

Where East Meets West

At the crossroads of an important trade route, Morocco has been attracting interest from around the globe and is high on the list of many ...
Entrepreneurship

La Dolce Vita

He was a renowned playboy - but Lapo Elkann has turned his back on his former hedonistic life and turned a corner. He tells GC ...
Entrepreneurship

I’m Just Marco

We caught up with celebrity chef Marco Pierre White in Dubai and got an extra helping of honesty as he talked about life, love, family ...
Entrepreneurship

Forging links with Guinea

The West African country is rich with metals and raw materials - but will it develop its infrastructure enough to lure investors? The UAE’s eagerness ...
Entrepreneurship

Rich Pickings

Melissa Lwee-Ramsay talks to Claudio Ribeiro of Primacy Holdings, a man who sources rare gems for a highly select group of private investors You are ...
Cover story

The Sky's the Limit

Up in the Air star George Clooney has taken to the skies once again for his latest film, Gravity. He talks about wanting to make ...
Entrepreneurship

Profiting in Peru

Two years after Peru established its first Middle Eastern consulate in Dubai, ties between the two countries are stronger than ever It is an ancient ...
Entrepreneurship

Swiss Synergies

The Nestlé heir with the world’s most desirable little black book tells GC how he isn’t afraid of taking risks  Depending on who you talk ...
Entrepreneurship

A Marriage of Tastes

The man behind Zuma, Rainer Becker, tells how he created one of the most successful restaurant concepts in the world With its sophisticated decor, creative ...
Family Business

Lyrical about Wine

Former hip hop producer John Kapon has transformed his family business, 200-year-old Acker Merrall & Condit, into the world’s largest fine wine auctioneer John Kapon ...
Cover story

"I Made a Living Being Myself"

Iconic talk show queen and media mogul, Oprah Winfrey, 59, is considered by many the most powerful woman on the planet. With an estimated net ...
Entrepreneurship

Tapping into Sudan's Riches

Sudan may have lost a portion of its territory and oil reserves, but out of this emerged a stronger economy, with doors wide open for ...
Entrepreneurship

Turning Dust to Gold

Rising out of the ashes, Libya is using its greatest asset, a forward-thinking mentality, to revamp its economy and rebuild the nation. Libya is re-opening ...