Abdallah Chatila: “We have to believe in what we do and do what we believe in.”
12 Mar 2019
Abdallah Chatila, a Genevan entrepreneur from the Land of the Cedars, who succeeds in everything – 10 March 2019
Swiss-Arab Entrepreneurs: How did you become a “serial entrepreneur”?
Abdallah Chatila: I picked up the entrepreneurial spirit from my father, but he was very conservative and cautious whereas I am cautious but not conservative. You have to know how to seize opportunities when they arise. I wanted to do a lot of things, and when I started making money in real estate, it allowed me to get into all kinds of projects. I was lucky to be successful! It was a unique set of circumstances. It all depends on the opportunity and the people. My strength is that I am not afraid of losing. I do a lot of things hoping to do them well. But I’m realistic and I accept both winning and losing…
Functional cookies help perform certain features such as sharing website content on social media platforms, collecting comments and other third-party features.
Stores the current language. By default, this cookie is set only for logged-in users. If you enable the language cookie to support AJAX filtering, this cookie will also be set for users who are not logged in.
Analytical cookies are used to understand how visitors interact with the website. These cookies provide information on visitor metrics, bounce rate, traffic source, etc.
This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics - which is a significant update to Google's more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports.
This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It is a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.
This cookie is set by Google Analytics. It stores and update a unique value for each page visited and is used to count and track pageviews.
Other uncategorized cookies are those that are being analyzed and have not yet been categorized.
This cookie is set by Youtube to keep track of user preferences for Youtube videos embedded in sites;it can also determine whether the website visitor is using the new or old version of the Youtube interface.
This cookie is set by YouTube to track views of embedded videos.