Anil Taurani heads the illustrious Taurani Holdings Group of companies with his father and brother. He is Chief Executive of KHK Scaffolding and Formwork LLC, a leading manufacturer and trader in the Middle East. With a multinational on his hands and an impressive footprint in the burgeoning steel industry, the warm and soft-spoken Anil has many ambitions in store.
Dubai is a city that celebrates success in ways that are simply extravagant. It is truly a merchant capital.
The pecuniary side of the business mogul churns out millions of inches in column space, where every business facet is packaged across various platforms.
But, somewhere in that, the person who made it all happen gets lost.
So, here’s to the person they were before they became the someone we know
- What was the last book you read?
World Beyond Your Head by Matthew Crawford
- When did you make your first million?
In my twenties
- Who did you have your first crush on?
A girl in high school
- What is the lie you use the most often?
I am busy or I have something to do
- What is your favorite possession?
My two kids
- What was the first car you bought?
- Describe yourself in one word?
- If not Dubai, where?
- What is something that you really want that you don’t have?
Nothing, I don’t think materialistic things are important in life
- What is your pet peeve?
When people lie
- Going out or staying in?
- Ever owned a motorbike?
Yes, two motorbikes in college: Honda and Yamasaki
- If you were PM for a day, you would?
Speak to the people on the lower rungs, see the problems they face, and take it from there
- What kind of charity would you support?
- Complete the sentence “once upon a time..”
I was young and handsome
- Complete ‘I am who I am…’
Because I worked hard
- The one thing you will never give up no matter what?
- Have you ever failed a subject?
- Which concert would you drop everything for?
- What or who is the most dialed number on your phone?
Ezmina, my wife.