Not hailing from a traditional trading family and even losing everything didn’t stop Nawal Al-Sabbagh from re-establishing herself in business, and ultimately winning the prestigious Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum’s top prize against a venerable list of some 120 Middle Eastern entrepreneurs. The secret of her success? Being passionate about what she does and employing [ more… ]
Nawaf is an atypical Bahraini. He poured his passions while still studying IT in the University of Bahrain into the creation of an ingenious electronic tracking device without the use of GPS, and no, it’s not RFID. This idea wasn’t only the seed for his business – Synectics IT – but had also allowed him [ more… ]
Imagine starting a business with just BD20 (US$53) and after a few short years the company you started ranks number 1 in the country, and your products are sought after in the whole region and have become the prizes that people take with them wherever they go… even to Maine in the USA!
Selling the first company he created in the States for over a US$1 million at the age of 26, and that when he was preparing for his Masters should enough of an achievement for anyone. Not Mohammed! That was just the start of his many successful businesses…
Starting from humble beginnings with a small office in the Bahrain Business Incubation Centre after suddenly finding himself out of a job, Sayed Jaleel Sharaf created one of the most successful ICT groups in Bahrain. His crowning achievement was winning the highly prized Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoom’s top prize for a Middle Eastern innovative [ more… ]
Everyone scoffed at the idea of establishing an electronic magazine in Bahrain, let alone for the thought of it being successful. Ammar thought otherwise. Quiting from a secure job with a good income, he pursued his true dream of doing something creative with his life, rather than be behind a desk. His creation, HalaBahrain, after [ more… ]