Garfied Kerr
Garfield Kerr – CEO of Mokha 1450

Tell us a bit about yourself. I have lived in Dubai for over five years. I had a career on Wall Street in corporate law before transitioning to working in private equity, which led me to the coffee industry. I enjoy working out and I’m very active in sports. How did you get started in business?

JOE Osawaye
Joe Osawaye, Owner of Kiza Restaurant and Lounge

Tell us a bit about yourself. My name is Joe Osawaye and I’m originally from Nigeria. I am the owner of Kiza Restaurant and Lounge in Dubai.  I come from a business-centred family. I can trace my first entrepreneurial experience to when I used to help my mother with her bakery business. Later on, I also

Marcia McLeod
A Rising Movement, Hopeful as One: The Black Economic Collective (BEC)

Out and About Magazine lauds the efforts and draws inspiration from the founders of a truly remarkable initiative that highlights economic change within the Black communities of the EMEAA region. Meet Diana Powell, Marcia Mcleod and Leanne Brackett, power-trio founders of The Black Economic Collective. “We believe real wealth comes from building an economic family and community, mixed