Anthony Shoult is GMB's Middle East Series Editor. He is also Consultant Editor for the third edition of Doing Business with Saudi Arabia due to be published later in 2005. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants and Member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing. He has over 20 years' experience in management consulting, as well as extensive regional and sectoral experience in the Middle East. His main area of specialisation is the provision of strategic marketing advice to international organisations involved in industrial markets. Since 1991, he has worked on over 50 strategic marketing and project feasibility assignments in Saudi Arabia and other GCC countries. Anthony has also worked extensively in the Far East and South East Asia, Western and Eastern Europe, Scandinavia, North and Central America and the Indian sub-continent.
Philip Dew has over 30 years' experience of living and working in the Middle East and first visited Jordan in 1974. Having worked initially in banking he has been for over 20 years an independent business development consultant, in which role he has undertaken a wealth of assignments throughout the region for clients from across the world, and brings to this publication a broad knowledge of the overall business environment in Jordan.
Abdullah Jonathan Wallace has a long history of publishing and writing about the Middle East. From 1965, he worked at the Middle East Economic Digest (MEED), the region's leading business weekly. In 1978, he became the MEED Group's Chairman and Editor-in-Chief. He sold MEED to the British publishing group EMAP in 1987. Since then he has maintained his active writing and publishing role in the Middle East. He recently moved to Bahrain to establish GMB's regional office there.