Hi, my name is Stefan Lindberg-Jones, and I am the owner and CEO of Ginger Camel, a media company based out of a small country called Qatar. Follow me as I do business, network and talk to people who live and work here in Qatar.
info_outline How To Unlock The Mystery Through Creative Animation 09/16/2019
How To Unlock The Mystery Through Creative Animation Today we had a remarkable guest on our podcast show; Rob Valenta, who is a Creative Director at Quantum Global Solutions (QGS).
info_outline How to Chase Your Dreams With A Healthy Perspective? 09/09/2019
How to Chase Your Dreams With A Healthy Perspective? Today, we have an incredible—Jan Ekstrand, who is the Chief Medical Officer of Aspetar. His PhD thesis was on "Preventing injuries in professional football" and his maxim is 'always starving for better quality'. Tune in to know more about his journey as a football doctor, and about his personal life.
info_outline How to kick your way towards your goal 09/03/2019
How to kick your way towards your goal Meet Ahmed Khallil Abbassi, the executive director of competition & development - Qatar Star League, an ex professional football player and a Co-founder of Qatar Solar Energy. In this show he talked about leadership, sustainability and off course his passion for football.
info_outline Nothing's Hotter Than Food From The Grill 08/29/2019
Nothing's Hotter Than Food From The Grill Smokin' hot, it will make you want to sizzle! 🔥 We made our way to Astor Grill at St. Regis Doha yesterday and everything was delicious. 👌🏻 Check out more about what dish made our tastebuds crazy, by tuning in to our podcast.
info_outline Meet the Executive Director at American Chamber of Commerce 08/19/2019
Meet the Executive Director at American Chamber of Commerce Today, we speak to Lisa Saad, Executive Director at American Chamber of Commerce in Qatar. We discuss her career trajectory, passion for food, and her interest in training.
info_outline The First Arab Male to reach Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse 08/05/2019
The First Arab Male to reach Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse Today, we spoke with Fahad Badar who is an explorer enthusiast and The first Arab to reach Mount Everest and Mount Lhotse peaks during the same expedition. Come and join us to know what inspired him and what were his goals in life and what challenges he had to face during his journey as well as his life.
info_outline Energy Therapist 07/31/2019
Energy Therapist Hermien Grobler is a self-taught alternative healer who provides holistic energy, sound, and frequency therapy. Tune in to hear her courageous and unconventional journey from the corporate world to the entrepreneurial world in her ancestral art of alternative healing and to hear her discuss the importance of self-care.
info_outline Children's Scribbles Coming To Life 07/28/2019
Children's Scribbles Coming To Life Aayush Bakshi, the son of an Indian immigrant to the Middle East is now the founder and CEO of a successful, ethical, and environmentally aware children's toys business. Join us in hearing about his experience of growing up in Doha, his career ambitions as a young boy, and the brilliant idea that led to his growing business.
info_outline A Smart and A Sustainable City 07/23/2019
A Smart and A Sustainable City the Director of the UN Geneva Center of Excellence for Smart and Sustainable Cities and a global leader in environmentally friendly Urban Planning. Tune in to hear from her about her passion for a greener tomorrow, her faith in the UN system, and the journey that led to her devotion to her cause.
info_outline A Journey To Success 07/21/2019
A Journey To Success Matt Kitson is the Regional Director at Hilson Moran Qatar LLC and the Vice Chairman for QBBF, an international building design firm. Matt has a whopping 20 years of experience in the field, but he started from humble beginnings, holding three part-time jobs in his schooling years. We discuss the building design industry in Qatar, sustainability, and much more!
info_outline The General Manager of Intesa Sanpaolo 07/15/2019
The General Manager of Intesa Sanpaolo Daniele Fanin is the General Manager of Intesa Sanpaolo, an Italian bank that has a branch in the region. Born in Verona, Italy, Daniele started his career by studying law and political science, after which he moved to the banking sector. After working in one of the biggest banks in Italy, Daniel moved to the Gulf, where he’s spent 18 years since. Listen in to this episode to learn more about the banking and finance industry.
info_outline Willy Kempel, the Austrian Ambassador 07/11/2019
Willy Kempel, the Austrian Ambassador Our special guest on the show today is the influential Willy Kempel, the Austrian Ambassador to Qatar. From a very young age, he fostered an interest for politics, economics, and law, which translated to him starting a career in diplomacy at the age of 24. We discuss the role of an ambassador, the significant advances of the Austrian community in Doha, and much more!
info_outline Meet The Executive Chef at Intercontinental Doha The City 07/10/2019
Meet The Executive Chef at Intercontinental Doha The City Today, we talk to Remi van Peteghem, Executive Chef at Intercontinental Doha The City. In-charge of everything food, Remi started his career at the age of 16, and moved up the ladder ever since., receiving several accolades for his work. We talk to him about his job in Doha and the hotel management and F&B business.
info_outline MasterMind 07/07/2019
MasterMind Today, we speak to the Mastermind, Mohammed Abu Zeinab, a counselor in Qatar dealing with brain education. Born and brought up in Doha, Mohammed is a movement specialist and psychologist here. We discuss how the brain works and using it to our full potential.
info_outline Introducing The Hotel Management Industry 07/03/2019
Introducing The Hotel Management Industry Quinton veerman, Director of Sales and Marketing at W Doha started his career in a completely different field, that of medicine. Through his challenges, he was introduced to the hotel management industry, and he hasn’t looked back ever since. In today’s interview, we talk about his journey through sales and marketing, all about the hotel management industry and the services offered at W Doha.
info_outline Ambassador Of Peace And Education 07/01/2019
Ambassador Of Peace And Education This week, we speak to the inspiring Ivonne Baki, the Ambassador of Ecuador in Qatar. The illustrious diplomat and goodwill ambassador at UNESCO shares her love for painting and arts, her responsibility as a diplomat, and her various peace ventures and projects.
info_outline King Of Steak 06/26/2019
King Of Steak Today, we speak to Grant Marais, the Chef de Cuisine at the Marriott Marquis, City Center Doha. A specialized chef in everything meat and steaks, Grant has had a special connection to food ever since he was a child, because his grandparents ran their own bakery. Over the years, Grant has received several accolades in his field. Listen in to explore his journey in the restaurant and hotel management industry.
info_outline "The Soul Of The Tiger" 06/23/2019
"The Soul Of The Tiger" Today, we speak to Michal Kosior, the Office Manager of International Amber Association, a company that provides premium amber jewelry. We talk about the formation of amber, its significance in the region, and how the jewelry industry is run. Listen in to his story.
info_outline Global Innovation Guru 06/20/2019
Global Innovation Guru Today, we speak to Vineet Nambiar, a serial entrepreneur. He’s founded various entrepreneurial ventures over the past few years, his latest being Mavericks 365, a global innovation and networking platform that aims to bring like-minded innovative entrepreneurs and networkers together. We speak about his achievements, including the QSTP scholarship to study Entrepreneurship and Corporate Innovation at Carnegie Mellon University, and his experiences with being involved in so many different ventures.
info_outline Pastry Master 06/16/2019
Pastry Master Today, we speak to David Girard, Executive Chef in Intercontinental Hotel The City. Originally French, David lived in the UK for 15 years, where he studied pastry making. Now, he has a team of professionals who help market and promote his work. Listen in for some hotel industry inspiration!
info_outline Turning $20 into $2 Million Overnight 06/12/2019
Turning $20 into $2 Million Overnight Today, we talk to Dr. Dolf De Roos, a successful international real estate investor and a New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestselling author. We talk about his experience living in 7 countries, how he learned about real estate and the consultancy industry, his challenges as an author, and his successful journey. We discuss how the rich make money through the real estate industry and much more!
info_outline Sarah Champa's Children's Library 06/10/2019
Sarah Champa's Children's Library Sarah Champa is the founder of Maktaba Qatar, a children’s library. We talk about her journey studying in some top-tier universities, her interest in cultural studies, the development of an app for children’s books in Qatar, and her journey towards opening the library. Listen in!
info_outline FMGC International Ambassador 06/09/2019
FMGC International Ambassador Today, we speak to Ahmed Khan, International Ambassador For FMCG Brands for the 2022 World Cup, Revenue Performance Consultant & Supply chain trainee. We talk about his fascinating journey working in the military, getting a job at Pepsi, and his expansion to his business. We dissect what supply chain means and you’ll also receive exclusive tips about business in Qatar.
info_outline World Champion & Olympic silver medalist helps create future athletes with Liz McColgan 06/02/2019
World Champion & Olympic silver medalist helps create future athletes with Liz McColgan Liz McColgan, a 1991 10 K marathon World Champion, Olympic silver medalist in 1988, and winner in London, New York, and Tokyo city marathons is our guest for today! She runs Doha Athletic Club, helping kids from all over the world improve their running. We discuss how she started running marathons, her struggle with arthritis, how she battled crippling self-doubt, and her quest to a positive mindset.