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Waleed Hmidan

Video Journalist

Waleed is a filmmaker with a dozen short films in his filmography, some of which have been featured in film festivals and won awards. He holds a BA honors degree in Filmmaking from Middlesex university, Dubai. At Forbes Middle east, he is responsible of transforming print content into video format, filming interviews of the region’s business leaders and pioneers as well as filming events for Forbes Middle east, and editing said videos for the website and social media.

ARTICLES

2 months ago

Wamda Capital's Daring Investments Boost Entrepreneurial Businesses

We spoke to Khalid Talhouni, Managing Partner at Wamda Capital, as he explained the effects of his company's investments on the business landscape.        
By Waleed Hmidan 4 min read
2 months ago

Turning Nostalgia Into Luxury

Lava Moments Candles of Ajman aim to create luxurious nostalgic candle collections and to become the destination for candles in the UAE.
By Waleed Hmidan 4 min read
2 months ago

Julie Deane: How Problem Solving Led Her to Become Entrepreneur of the Year

Julie Deane, Founder of The Cambridge Satchel Company, spoke to us about the inspiration that led her to build her £40 million company and receive a medal from the queen.
By Waleed Hmidan 4 min read
2 months ago

Boxed: Covering Employee Tuition Fees and Graduating From Startup Status

Chein Huang, CEO & Co-Founder of Boxed, spoke to us at the Retail Summit in Dubai about how Boxed has now upgraded from startup status and how it challenges industry giants.
By Waleed Hmidan 6 min read
3 months ago

How Online Shopping Brought AUrate A Month's Earnings in A Day

Bouchra Ezzhraoui, Founder of AUrate New York, spoke to us at the Retail Summit in Dubai about how her business has grown in the last three years.
By Waleed Hmidan 3 min read
3 months ago

AI Anticipates Consumer Needs

Andrew Pearson, Founder and President of Intelligencia, joined us for our digital trends event spoke to us about how it uses AI to tailor personalized experiences to their customers.
By Waleed Hmidan 2 min read
3 months ago

Disruptive Technologies On The Rise

Chadi Moujaes, Executive Vice President of DarkMatter Group,  spoke to us about how technology is paving the way to the future, as well as the recommended approach towards them.
By Waleed Hmidan 3 min read
3 months ago

Staying Relevant Through Innovation

Taline Knadjian, Marketing & Business Development Manager at Backes & Strauss, spoke to us at the Retail Summit about how a company  over 100 years old has managed to remain at the top of its game.
By Waleed Hmidan 7 min read