Trade Manager

Abbey Salako

Trade Manager

Name: Abbey Salako

Title: Trade Manager

Home Country: Nigeria/ UK

Years spent in the UAE: 5 months but this will eventually turn to years

Favourite place in the UAE: The Palm at night and Dubai Creek

Interesting project that you have worked on: Involved in the formation of a business consultancy that provided financial and marketing support for SMEs seeking further business growth and expansion

Piece of advice for doing business in the UAE: Having prior knowledge of different cultures & customs can quickly help establish a connection. Importantly, you have to be physically present here to make things happen

Interesting fact about you: Extreme sports enthusiast. Did a bungee jump and now planning on doing a skydive