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Frank Kane’s working lunch: V Shankar is a private equity investor with a wide world view
Over lunch at Cipriani, V Shankar explains why he would rather invest in fast-food buns than in some high-tech stars. The former regional head of Standard Chartered is in private equity now and takes a wide view of the world from his base in Dubai.
March 25, 2017
Frank Kane’s Working lunch: the music lover who regulates the DIFC
Ian Johnston is a big fan of music and you could say his approach to regulating the DIFC is to give offenders a rap of the baton, then show them how to hit the right note. Over a lunch of Chinese food, he tells Frank Kane of the path that led to this mindset.
March 18, 2017
Frank Kane’s working lunch: the gentle revolutionary who is shaking up Lloyd’s of London
Over high tea at the Ritz-Carlton, the chief executive of Lloyd’s of London tells Frank Kane about her efforts to modernise the famous insurance market – from its lunch habits to its record-keeping and, most important of all, how it treats women.
March 11, 2017
Frank Kane’s working lunch: the inner sanctum of Gulf business legend Mishal Kanoo
It is part majlis, part club and all Mishal Kanoo: the remarkable room at his Bur Dubai headquarters where the head of one of the region’s oldest family businesses shares his thoughts on Trump, trade and transformation.
March 4, 2017
Frank Kane’s working lunch: Badr Jafar of Crescent Group channelling talk into much-needed action
Badr Jafar, managing director of Sharjah’s Crescent Group, tells Frank Kane that ‘crisis fatigue’ has set in regarding the Middle East, and of the challenges awaiting the next generation.
February 18, 2017
Frank Kane’s working lunch: Mark Beer of DIFC Courts has many titles but one key role
The DIFC Courts executive Mark Beer describes himself as a creature of habit: eat the same meal, stay in the same hotel room. He has also made a habit of dispute resolution in bringing success to the courts since the 2009 crisis.
February 4, 2017
Mena business leaders launch strategy to speed up economic reform in Davos
The plan, unveiled at the WEF’s annual meeting in Davos, involves a six-point agenda to modernise economies and reduce the high levels of unemployment among Arab youth, which is seen as a major driver of instability.
January 19, 2017