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Brown Business

Welcome to “Brown Business,” the podcast series that celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of the brown community. Join us as we explore the journeys of trailblazing brown entrepreneurs, innovators, and thought leaders. From insightful interviews to actionable advice, we delve into the world of business, shedding light on the challenges, successes, and lessons learned. Don’t miss out on this empowering series. Tune in now and be inspired to unleash your entrepreneurial potential.


Our guest, Jayant Bhandari, a seasoned Institutional Investor Consultant, lends his expertise to illuminate the profound correlation between identity and economic performance. As we embark on this intellectual journey, we unravel the intricate threads that bind cultural heritage, societal narratives, and economic trajectories. Their discourse also extends to economic prospects in Africa and significant oil firms in the Caribbean, delving into potential pitfalls, especially in countries like Guyana.

AUG 09, 2023 : 34

To guide us through the questions of identity, Chief Explorer Rajan Nazran flew to Uganda to meet with one of the leaders in Pan-African thinking, President Museveni. For many, Uganda holds a strange grip on the collective experience of understanding the dangers of identity politics in emerging markets and the associated risks.

MAY 31, 2023 : 51

Daniel astutely addresses the common misconceptions surrounding AI. The key lies in machines surpassing human capabilities rather than competing against them. Those who harness these technologies gain a distinct advantage over those who don’t. Unfortunately, many fail to recognize the enormous benefits that artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies bring.

JUN 21, 2023 : 35

In this episode of the Global Indian Podcast, join Rajan Nazran as he delves into the wonders of Malawi, a captivating landlocked nation and interacts with Hitesh Anadkat to discover more about this unique country.

APR 26, 2023 : 28

In this episode of Brown Business, Rajan Nazran takes a deep dive into Suriname, the smallest nation in South America. This intriguing country hosts a sizable global Indian community but faces an uncertain future.

MAR 29, 2023 : 27

In this episode of the Global Indian Podcast, we delve into the genuine opportunities that Kazakhstan offers Global Indians. Join host Alasdair Steele, along with esteemed panellists Timur Onzhanov, Yerlan Zeineshev, Sid Jiwnani, and Christopher Campbell-Holt, as they discuss the emerging role of Kazakhstan in supporting Global Indian businesses in the Eurasia arena.

MAR 08, 2023 : 55

Suriname has faced economic challenges over the years, including political instability, inflation, and increasing debt. Nilesh shares insights into Suriname’s linguistic paradise, where a multitude of languages, such as Dutch, Sranan Tongo, Hindi, Javanese, and Mandarin, coexist, reflecting the country’s rich multiculturalism and the people’s ability to connect across linguistic barriers.

FEB 22, 2023 : 45

The panellists discuss the evolving landscape of technology and its impact on arbitration. Virtual hearings, e-filing systems, and online case management have revolutionised dispute resolution. However, challenges like security, data protection, and maintaining proceedings’ integrity must be addressed. They also explore the role of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in predicting case outcomes and streamlining document reviews.

FEB 15, 2023 : 70

In this podcast episode, Rajan Nazran is joined by Brian Stuart-Young, the esteemed CEO of Global Bank of Commerce in Antigua, as they embark on a journey to explore the transformative ideas shaping the future of Antigua and Barbuda. In an age of austerity and economic challenges, it is easy to point fingers at bankers as the culprits behind a nation’s woes.

JAN 11, 2023 : 34

Discover how Iceland, despite its cold exterior, is making massive strides in combating the climate crisis and redefining economic wellness. It’s a place of scenic beauty and a hub for state-of-the-art technology and green tech initiatives. Bala shares his inspiring story of how he found opportunities in the technological void and built a thriving empire in Iceland, despite the challenges of language barriers.

SEP 21, 2022 : 43

The concept of national identity plays a crucial role in shaping a country’s cultural, social, and political fabric. In the case of Nevis, an idyllic island nestled in the Caribbean, this question of national identity takes centre stage.

JUN 01, 2022 : 27

Welcome to an insightful podcast hosted by the Global Indian Series, where we challenge the norms and take a fresh approach to address one of the most critical issues of our time: climate change. In this special episode, titled “Official Unofficial COP26,” we gather great minds to tackle tough questions and explore the fate of our civilization in the face of environmental challenges.

NOV 03, 2021 : 58

In this episode of the Global Indian Podcast, Chief Explorer Rajan Nazran engages with Vimal Shah in a conversation to understand the various elements involved in owning up to a Kenyan consciousness while being an Indian.

SEP 01, 2021 : 38

In this episode of the Global Indian Podcast, Chief Explorer Rajan Nazran engages with Vimal Shah in a conversation to understand the various elements involved in owning up to a Kenyan consciousness while being an Indian.

FEB 17, 2021 : 25