Welcome to the October edition of MEA Markets magazine, bringing you the latest news, deals and developments across the Middle East and Africa.

In this issue, we learn more about BrandMint, a Beirut based branding boutique, possessing a team of 12 designers, specialized in brand building from conception to execution. The firm’s clients range from F&B to banking, fintech, retail, entertainment, medical, education and cultural. Taking time to reveal more about BrandMint is Raya Nawbar who gives us a breakdown of the firm’s services and all the essential strategies to maintaining a successful company.

In other news, it was announced on the 13th October by global leader in applied addictive technology solution, Stratasys are officially kicking off its 2018 Extreme Redesign 3D Printing Challenge with a “call-for-entries.” Entering its 14th year, the contest is widely recognized as the premier event to highlight excellence in 3D printed design from student innovators.

Elsewhere in this edition, we discover more about Genphram Services, a market access regional pharmaceutical company, focussed on the segment of rare and genetic disease. Karim Smaira and Kamel Ghammachi talk to us about the company and the team’s vision for the firm, as well as what it strives to do for patients.

Here at MEA Markets, we hope you hope you thoroughly enjoy reading this edition and look forward to hearing from you.