Interviews

Local business owners, mompreneurs, your neighbors, that shopkeeper

Robert Relton: Headmaster, Repton School Abu Dhabi

With over twenty years of British educational experience, Robert Relton recently moved to the UAE to take appointment as headmaster of the newly opened Repton School on Reem Island. We had a chat about the challenges and rewards of being such an integral part of…

Sarah Siblini: Sarah Siblini Photography

Sarah Siblini’s path to finding her passion is as convoluted as one can get. A French-educated Lebanese-Canadian with a love for science and armed with a degree in microbiology, she began her career attending surgeries in the ER. This took a left turn when a…

Margaux Constantin: Babouka

Margaux Constantin, consultant by day and founder of Babouka, has had her sights set to global from day one. The fact that her successful online fair-trade children’s clothing store is based out of the UAE only adds to the truly international presence she has created.…

Kera Thompson: Interwoven

Kera Thompson didn’t set out to start a business, it just blossomed in the most organic way possible; following her passion. As an American lifestyle blogger chronicling mommyhood and running, she started to write about her new expat life in Abu Dhabi. With a background…