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May 30, 2019 | by: Noura Ramli

Sheikh Khalid closes in on Newcastle United

The Abu Dhabi ruling family may be set to continue its love affair with the English Premier League, as reports suggest that Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan is in talks to acquire club side

May 7, 2019 | by: Noura Ramli

Home grown in the desert: agri-tech companies in the UAE and Saudi Arabia

The dry, sun-drenched deserts of the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are not the obvious place to think of cultivating crops, yet restaurants and supermarkets in the region are increasingly

February 6, 2019 | by: Ben Hedger

The Case for Clarity - The Importance of Verified Company Information

Those of you investing in the emerging markets of Africa or the Middle East will likely be looking for clarity on some of the mechanisms and levers for growing your commercial interests in these

January 8, 2019 | by: Faisal Ayub

Vulnerability in the Supply Chain

As business models become more complex, employees more technologically empowered and cross-border partnerships becoming more the norm, the on-boarding of new suppliers and supply chains puts every

January 3, 2019 | by: Nameer Kanderian

Who is behind Dubai Wonderland?

While scanning the news items of the day, I read about an impressive ‘$191m fund launched to finance Dubai Wonderland project’ and while part of me is delighted, I’m also left feeling sceptical.

December 10, 2018 | by: Nameer Kanderian

Family offices – here today, gone tomorrow?

A startling statistic about the family wealth sector in the Gulf region, is that only 6% of family offices last more than two generations. This is especially concerning if you consider that in

November 21, 2018 | by: Muhab Wahby

Understanding the Family Offices of the GCC

It is a universally acknowledged truth that no two family offices are the same, varying as they do by factors such as size, structure, outlook and investment strategies, among others. 

May 29, 2018 | by: Noura Ramli

The case for consolidation within the UAE

Scale. Efficiencies. Strategic fit…some of the reasons often given for a merger, JV or other form of strategic partnership between companies. The spate of high-profile mergers in the UAE in recent

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  • Andreas Bjorklund
    Focus: Iran
    Role: Business Analyst
    Oxford,UK

    Andreas is an editor at Diligencia and has previously..

  • Aseel Saif
    Focus: Middle East
    Role: Business Analyst
    Oxford,UK

    Aseel, a master’s graduate of Middle East..

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    Focus: Quality Assurance
    Role: Data Quality Manager
    Oxford, UK

    Asma is our gatekeeper on quality at..

  • Ben Hedger
    Focus: Customer Experience
    Role: Regional Head MENA
    Dubai,UAE

    Heading up the Diligencia office in..

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