Why I will Scale Cheesecake

Why I will Scale Cheesecake

“Quality is not about how expensive a product is but how consistent it is” The Grid: You have focused on a specific area with in the food service industry, why? Rehan Samee: You mean deserts? There was such a glaring deficiency (in terms of quality) and still...
A Sweet Spot in Outsourcing

A Sweet Spot in Outsourcing

“We wanted something more scalable than [a restaurant] at a small incremental cost” The Grid: From banker to B2B desert maker. What was that moment of change? Rehan Samee: I always had the entrepreneurial curiosity. Since I first came to Dubai twenty years ago I have...
Enterprising Female Angels & Founders

Enterprising Female Angels & Founders

“F.A.I.L. means “First Attempt In Learning” and allows us to view failure in a new way” The Grid: Tell us about your successes so far with the Women’s Angel Investor Network (WAIN)? WAIN: Let’s go through some of our statistics. We have invested almost $500K since we...
Our Money Mindset and Other Truths

Our Money Mindset and Other Truths

“Our beliefs came about because they supported us in one point in our lives” The Grid: Caroline, you talk about how our feelings towards money or our ‘money mindset’ may hinder us or set us free. Caroline Domanska: Your ‘money mindset’ or your...