Business

The Dynamic Tower
Real Estate

Dubai to build the world’s first rotating skyscraper

The $30million apartments in the 80-storey tower will be able to rotate 360 degrees. Dubai has some of the world’s most ambitious real estate and ...
Profiles

Top boy

American teen innovator Jack Andraka believes he has discovered a pioneering new way to detect pancreatic, ovarian and lung cancer.  Jack Andraka says he has ...
Social Business

After Aleppo’s fall

GC spoke to Karam Foundation co-founder Lina Sergie Attar who is equipping Syrians with the tools required to excel professionally and rebuild their country. Watching as ...
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Family Business

The ‘it’ couple

How a husband-and-wife team took their leather accessories label from their living room in Dubai to the world in the blink of an eye. As the ...
John LeFevre
Profiles

The real wolf of Wall Street

Ex-banker turned author John LeFevre gives a wild account of his days at the top of the finance world. If even a quarter of what ...
Geoffrey Kent, Abercrombie & Kent
Entrepreneurship

A roaring trade

Geoffrey Kent of Abercrombie & Kent relives his journeys with everyone from Bill Gates to British royalty. He is the go-to-man if you are in ...
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Family Business

The second innings

Montegrappa CEO Giuseppe Aquila is writing the second chapter of the independent storied Italian brand that has been returned to the family fold.  On the ...
Family Business

Into Scotland’s flourishing whiskey industry

GC travels to Scotland to discover that the country is looking eastwards to boost one of its oldest economic mainstays.  Its rolling hills, lush meadows ...
Alexander-Betts
Social Business

Are refugees good for the economy?

Oxford professor Alexander Betts presents a radical idea wherein he shows how refugees can result in an economic boon for host countries. In 2015, when ...
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Profiles

Flight mode

GC meets Rob DiCrasti, CEO of the region’s leading private jet operator, Royal Jet. Royal Jet’s new CEO, Rob DiCrasti, is a veteran of the ...
Profiles

How Vilebrequin became a swimming success

Roland Herlory, CEO of the luxury swimwear brand, operates from the playboy’s stomping ground of St. Barts. The chief executive of the luxury swimwear brand ...
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Family Business

The sister act behind Swiss-made La Peau skincare products

These Lebanese-Canadian sisters bought a Swiss biotech company for a dollar in 2007 and turned it into a multi-million dollar business. A dollar doesn’t go ...
Profiles

Giorgio Bagnara’s leather empire

The Italian entrepreneur has gone from humble beginnings to a label that’s now furnishing the homes and aircraft of VIPs. In the world of luxury ...
Profiles

The 10 richest people in the Swiss watchmaking industry

There’s a reason they say time is money. While one side to the story of the Swiss watchmaking trade is that of a cottage industry ...
Cindy-Crawford
Profiles

Cindy Crawford: Model behaviour

Giving back comes naturally to Cindy Crawford. As a child, she lost her younger brother to leukaemia and has been volunteering with sick children ever ...
Entrepreneurship

The Bedouin billionaire

Born in the desert in Syria and destined to be a shepherd, here’s how Mohed Altrad overcame a tragic beginning to become a superstar businessman. ...