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Esam Janahi

Find out how one of the region’s brightest minds is connected to an infamous British glamour model

December 17, 2008 4:25 by

Esam Janahi

Janahi is a respected name in finance. Not only did he establish Gulf Finance House (GFH) over ten years ago, but he has also held senior positions at Arcapita (formerly First Islamic Investment Bank), Islamic Investment Company of the Gulf, TAIB Bank and TAIB Securities, and Merrill Lynch International.

Janahi hols an MBA from the University of Hull and a BSc in Industrial Management from the University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia. His accolades include “young CEO of the Year” and Rafic Hariri’s “Leadership in Investment” award. He’s also been recognized as a “Young Global Leader” by the World Economic Forum, an award shared by innovative Indian entrepreneur…



  1. John Hisher on December 18, 2008 1:00 pm

    This 6 degrees series is the most ludicrous and lowsy form of journalism. In this instance, Using a catchy headline to attract people to read how a VIP is connected to a glamour model, when in fact, there is NO connection at all is Absolutely stupid and cheap journalism. Maybe Kippreport is run by people who used to work at News of the World, or some classy outfit like that?

  2. Boryana on December 18, 2008 7:53 pm

    I agree. This is ignorance and cheap sensationalism. Using the six degrees of separation theory to create an interesting feature is an original idea, but if you want to do it, do it right. Maybe you can start by reading this:

  3. 9vibes on December 21, 2008 3:45 pm

    Absolutely. Kipp this does not sound like you. Please stop this BS. I mean this is some cheap tabloid material. It inst really required here … or is it .. you decide


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