British Centres for Business
501, 5th Floor
Block B, Business Village,
Port Saeed, Deira,
PO Box 123885
Name: Ali S. Ali
Position: Trade Manager
Home Country: India
Years spent in the UAE: 32 (born and raised in Dubai, UAE)
Favourite place in the UAE: Mohammed bin Rashid (MBR) Boulevard in Dubai
Interesting project that you have worked on: Community project, where I worked with children with special needs in Dubai while I was in college. Made me realise how lucky I am!
Piece of advice for doing business in the UAE: Networking is key. You need to be out and about at events, conferences and exhibitions, constantly developing and maintaining relationships with local contacts.
Interesting fact about you: I am an Indian with a Yemeni nationality and Dominican passport, but have lived in Dubai my entire life!