Category Archives: Investing Ideas

Middle East Banks: Worth an Investor’s Look

Image via Wikipedia In the fall, I wrote a piece for Forbes Middle East on MENA banks and expected 2011 recovery. Due to some politicking at the magazine (this is the third or fourth edit team I believe I have seen trying to get a Forbes magazine going in the Middle East, it’s a tough […]

Forbes Middle East and Infrastructure Investing

Image via Wikipedia A friend and colleague recently moved to Dubai to help launch Forbes Middle East. She hired me at Forbes many years ago, and reached out to me to freelance. I have posted my first piece on ways to get invest in the infrastructure boom in the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) […]

Building Argentina

I recently wrote two pieces for the Project Management Institute that focused on infrastructure project opportunities in emerging markets outside the BRICs – Chile, Vietnam, Nigeria, Poland, Turkey, Costa Rica and Kenya were the countries that made it into the final edit. I also did research on Argentina and I’d like to publish that here […]

Tale of Two Indias; outsourcing investing

I have not yet been to India, but am greatly looking forward to perhaps a wedding invitation from one of my friends there that will finally get me on the plane. Til then I marvel at the country’s growth and soak up the culture reading and listening to my friends’ stories. I invited Rahul Sahgal, […]