Conversations with Loulou

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Loulou Khazen Baz, an entrepreneur, investor and mother based in Dubai draws on her professional and personal experiences over her two-decade career to discuss business, leadership, startups and technology from a Middle Eastern lens. To learn more, visit the show's website: www.conversationswithloulou.com and you can follow Loulou on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram @louloukhazen

Episodes
26 / 05 / 2022

E36: Tough Love Advisors on new beginnings, brand building, marketing and more


Kamal Dimachkie and Eddie Maalouf are veteran marketing and communications experts from the MENA region. They have recently launched Tough Love Advisors, a new age consultancy practice. We discuss the challenges of new beginnings, the pillars of brand building, the role of marketing and the impact of social media, influencers, technology and more on how we succeed or fail at brand building.
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00:51:36
26 / 05 / 2022

#36 Tough Love Advisors on new beginnings, brand building, marketing and more


Kamal Dimachkie and Eddie Maalouf are veteran marketing and communications experts from the MENA region. They have recently launched Tough Love Advisors, a new age consultancy practice. We discuss the challenges of new beginnings, the pillars of brand building, the role of marketing and the impact of social media, influencers, technology and more on how we succeed or fail at brand building.
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00:51:36
12 / 05 / 2022

E35: Feras Jalbout on building investment platform Baraka


We talk to Feras Jalbout about making the jump from professional investor to entrepreneur and building Baraka, an investment platform for the MENA region. Baraka not only enables the young generation to invest, its goal is to educate everyone about the markets locally and globally using simple and easy to understand language. We wrap up with Feras- experience and learnings from having joined YCombinator, one of the top global accelerators and his views on the volatility and the changing expectations of investors funding startup companies in the current environment.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:42:56
12 / 05 / 2022

Feras Jalbout on building investment platform Baraka


We talk to Feras Jalbout about making the jump from professional investor to entrepreneur and building Baraka, an investment platform for the MENA region. Baraka not only enables the young generation to invest, its goal is to educate everyone about the markets locally and globally using simple and easy to understand language. We wrap up with Feras- experience and learnings from having joined YCombinator, one of the top global accelerators and his views on the volatility and the changing expectations of investors funding startup companies in the current environment.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com

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00:42:56
28 / 04 / 2022

E34: The man behind the US$ 3.4 Million Lykan that made it to Fast & Furious 7


We talk to Lebanese entrepreneur Ralph R.Debbas about pioneering the automotive industry in the Middle East. A 15 year journey that saw him create some of the world-s most exquisite high performance luxury cars. Today, Dubai born W Motors is building and shipping hypercars like the Lykan - the star of the Fast - Furious 7 movie - the Fenyr and more recently Ghiath, a series of police patrol and military cars. Ralph is also venturing into electric vehicles, the metaverse and more! This is the story of W Motors.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:46:23
28 / 04 / 2022

The man behind the US$ 3.4 Million Lykan that made it to Fast & Furious 7


We talk to Lebanese entrepreneur Ralph R.Debbas about pioneering the automotive industry in the Middle East. A 15 year journey that saw him create some of the world-s most exquisite high performance luxury cars. Today, Dubai born W Motors is building and shipping hypercars like the Lykan - the star of the Fast - Furious 7 movie - the Fenyr and more recently Ghiath, a series of police patrol and military cars. Ralph is also venturing into electric vehicles, the metaverse and more! This is the story of W Motors.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:46:23
14 / 04 / 2022

E33: Dr. Louise Lambert on applying positive psychology


We talk to Dr. Louise Lambert, a Registered Psychologist, Researcher and Professor about Positive Psychology. We cover strategies to use to improve our overall wellbeing as well as the endless pursuit of happiness and meaning in life and at the workplace. We wrap up with some insights from Dr. Lambert-s research (a podcast scoop!) on the impact of school systems on our children-s wellbeing, a must listen if you-re a parent!
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:50:07
14 / 04 / 2022

Dr. Louise Lambert on applying positive psychology


We talk to Dr. Louise Lambert, a Registered Psychologist, Researcher and Professor about Positive Psychology. We cover strategies to use to improve our overall wellbeing as well as the endless pursuit of happiness and meaning in life and at the workplace. We wrap up with some insights from Dr. Lambert-s research (a podcast scoop!) on the impact of school systems on our children-s wellbeing, a must listen if you-re a parent!
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:50:07
31 / 03 / 2022

E32: Cafu's Rashid Al Ghurair on disrupting the petrol station


We talk to Rashid Al Ghurair, the Founder - CEO of Cafu, the first on-demand fuel delivery company in the Middle East that is expanding to become the one-stop-shop for all vehicle needs. Rashid recalls how growing up in one of the UAE-s most successful business families has taught him that -business has no borders- and that he needed to branch out of the family business and leave his own legacy. We discuss bootstrapping Cafu, the future of fuel and mobility, sustainability as well as standing up to what you believe in despite being told -no- several times.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:51:33
31 / 03 / 2022

Cafu's Rashid Al Ghurair on disrupting the petrol station


We talk to Rashid Al Ghurair, the Founder - CEO of Cafu, the first on-demand fuel delivery company in the Middle East that is expanding to become the one-stop-shop for all vehicle needs. Rashid recalls how growing up in one of the UAE-s most successful business families has taught him that -business has no borders- and that he needed to branch out of the family business and leave his own legacy. We discuss bootstrapping Cafu, the future of fuel and mobility, sustainability as well as standing up to what you believe in despite being told -no- several times.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
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00:51:33
Conversations with Loulou
74 subscribers

Loulou Khazen Baz, an entrepreneur, investor and mother based in Dubai draws on her professional and personal experiences over her two-decade career to discuss business, leadership, startups and technology from a Middle Eastern lens. To learn more, visit the show's website: www.conversationswithloulou.com and you can follow Loulou on Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram @louloukhazen

Episodes
26 / 05 / 2022

E36: Tough Love Advisors on new beginnings, brand building, marketing and more

Kamal Dimachkie and Eddie Maalouf are veteran marketing and communications experts from the MENA region. They have recently launched Tough Love Advisors, a new age consultancy practice. We discuss the challenges of new beginnings, the pillars of brand building, the role of marketing and the impact of social media, influencers, technology and more on how we succeed or fail at brand building.
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:51:36
26 / 05 / 2022

#36 Tough Love Advisors on new beginnings, brand building, marketing and more

Kamal Dimachkie and Eddie Maalouf are veteran marketing and communications experts from the MENA region. They have recently launched Tough Love Advisors, a new age consultancy practice. We discuss the challenges of new beginnings, the pillars of brand building, the role of marketing and the impact of social media, influencers, technology and more on how we succeed or fail at brand building.
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:51:36
12 / 05 / 2022

E35: Feras Jalbout on building investment platform Baraka

We talk to Feras Jalbout about making the jump from professional investor to entrepreneur and building Baraka, an investment platform for the MENA region. Baraka not only enables the young generation to invest, its goal is to educate everyone about the markets locally and globally using simple and easy to understand language. We wrap up with Feras- experience and learnings from having joined YCombinator, one of the top global accelerators and his views on the volatility and the changing expectations of investors funding startup companies in the current environment.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:42:56
12 / 05 / 2022

Feras Jalbout on building investment platform Baraka

We talk to Feras Jalbout about making the jump from professional investor to entrepreneur and building Baraka, an investment platform for the MENA region. Baraka not only enables the young generation to invest, its goal is to educate everyone about the markets locally and globally using simple and easy to understand language. We wrap up with Feras- experience and learnings from having joined YCombinator, one of the top global accelerators and his views on the volatility and the changing expectations of investors funding startup companies in the current environment.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com

Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:42:56
28 / 04 / 2022

E34: The man behind the US$ 3.4 Million Lykan that made it to Fast & Furious 7

We talk to Lebanese entrepreneur Ralph R.Debbas about pioneering the automotive industry in the Middle East. A 15 year journey that saw him create some of the world-s most exquisite high performance luxury cars. Today, Dubai born W Motors is building and shipping hypercars like the Lykan - the star of the Fast - Furious 7 movie - the Fenyr and more recently Ghiath, a series of police patrol and military cars. Ralph is also venturing into electric vehicles, the metaverse and more! This is the story of W Motors.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:46:23
28 / 04 / 2022

The man behind the US$ 3.4 Million Lykan that made it to Fast & Furious 7

We talk to Lebanese entrepreneur Ralph R.Debbas about pioneering the automotive industry in the Middle East. A 15 year journey that saw him create some of the world-s most exquisite high performance luxury cars. Today, Dubai born W Motors is building and shipping hypercars like the Lykan - the star of the Fast - Furious 7 movie - the Fenyr and more recently Ghiath, a series of police patrol and military cars. Ralph is also venturing into electric vehicles, the metaverse and more! This is the story of W Motors.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:46:23
14 / 04 / 2022

E33: Dr. Louise Lambert on applying positive psychology

We talk to Dr. Louise Lambert, a Registered Psychologist, Researcher and Professor about Positive Psychology. We cover strategies to use to improve our overall wellbeing as well as the endless pursuit of happiness and meaning in life and at the workplace. We wrap up with some insights from Dr. Lambert-s research (a podcast scoop!) on the impact of school systems on our children-s wellbeing, a must listen if you-re a parent!
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:50:07
14 / 04 / 2022

Dr. Louise Lambert on applying positive psychology

We talk to Dr. Louise Lambert, a Registered Psychologist, Researcher and Professor about Positive Psychology. We cover strategies to use to improve our overall wellbeing as well as the endless pursuit of happiness and meaning in life and at the workplace. We wrap up with some insights from Dr. Lambert-s research (a podcast scoop!) on the impact of school systems on our children-s wellbeing, a must listen if you-re a parent!
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:50:07
31 / 03 / 2022

E32: Cafu's Rashid Al Ghurair on disrupting the petrol station

We talk to Rashid Al Ghurair, the Founder - CEO of Cafu, the first on-demand fuel delivery company in the Middle East that is expanding to become the one-stop-shop for all vehicle needs. Rashid recalls how growing up in one of the UAE-s most successful business families has taught him that -business has no borders- and that he needed to branch out of the family business and leave his own legacy. We discuss bootstrapping Cafu, the future of fuel and mobility, sustainability as well as standing up to what you believe in despite being told -no- several times.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

00:51:33
31 / 03 / 2022

Cafu's Rashid Al Ghurair on disrupting the petrol station

We talk to Rashid Al Ghurair, the Founder - CEO of Cafu, the first on-demand fuel delivery company in the Middle East that is expanding to become the one-stop-shop for all vehicle needs. Rashid recalls how growing up in one of the UAE-s most successful business families has taught him that -business has no borders- and that he needed to branch out of the family business and leave his own legacy. We discuss bootstrapping Cafu, the future of fuel and mobility, sustainability as well as standing up to what you believe in despite being told -no- several times.
For more information visit: www.conversationswithloulou.com or reach out to me on hello@conversationswithloulou.com
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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