One of the young entrepreneurs of this age, Nofel Izz was born on 19 February, 1975 in Dubai, UAE. At the age of 45, Nofel has founded a company of his own named “Jobs in Dubai.com” and was the former CEO of the same. He is a Canadian entrepreneur based in UAE. Izz’s parents were of Indian–Pakistani background. His father's name is Tayyab Mohammed Izz, and he was a Gujarati gold trader in the UAE. Nofel pursued his education in Dubai till 21, and then he shifted to Toronto in 1997 to complete his higher education.

In 2000, he worked as a public-relationship manager at the Bank of Montreal, Toronto. He put his first step towards being an entrepreneur when he started an IT company with three of his acquaintances in early 2000s. It was in 2002, that Izz started his own company “Jobs in Dubai” in Canada, and later established a branch in Dubai. After taking his company to the top, he sold it to an Indian investor in 2011 for 9 million dollars. Izz has a few inventions to his credit as well.

He has invented an oxygen mask, as well as a very tall tower of 160 km, which he calls the “space elevator.” This is not where the talents of Nofel Izz seem to stop. He is also a musician, having composed and sang songs for many albums. He has collaborated with DJ David Guetta for one of his songs.

His resume also reads him as a “Canadian Singer.” Izz is set for his debut in Bollywood as an actor, and director in March 2018. He has collaborated with Crescendo Films, headed by Suresh Thomas who is also the producer of the film. The movie will star one famous Bollywood actor, along with many fresh talents from theatre, and drama schools. No more information has been revealed about the cast of this film. Nofel said that there was unbelievable talent out in India, and he wanted to give a platform to such young talents.

The film is based on the era of 1990’s, and the storyline would be about seven missing children, and steps taken up by a family to find the accused. While working on this movie, Nofel was also working towards the completion of his album which was set to come up in July 2017. He collaborated with the Pakistani singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan for the song “Allah Janda.” As we see, Nofel Izz is not only a successful entrepreneur, but also a talented person, who has had an awesome contribution in fields of business, entertainment, art, and science.

Srijan Mahajan

Srijan Mahajan is an Indian drummer and music composer. He was born on 24th October 1987 in Delhi. He is currently part of the Indian band Fuzz Culture with guitarist and vocalist Arsh Sharma. Srijan hails from Delhi. He attended school at the Springdales School in New Delhi. He did his graduation from the Sri Venkateswara College in the south campus of the University of Delhi. Srijan has been part of several Indian Rock N Roll Bands like Cyanide, SOAP, Parikrama, Level 9, and Half Step Down. Srijan formed Fuzz Culture with Arsh Sharma in 2012. The band plays rock n roll, electronic, and pop. The band released its first extended play titled Indulge in 2013, which had six tracks. They released album titled ‘NO’ consisting of eight tracks on 8th May 2015 under the label Universal Music LLC. They also released music videos 'Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing, Astronomy, and With Open Eyes from NO in 2015. They released a two track extended play titled Twins in 2016 with Raoul Kerr and Andrew Heathers. Their song Gemini from Twins features artist Andrew Heathers (2016). They collaborated with the Malaysian band Army of the Three to remix the Malaysian band’s song In Your Hands from the album Heartcore in 2017. Srijan and Arsh worked with Shubha Mudgal and Nikhil Malik on Mudgal’s single titled Betabiyaan. Fuzz Culture performed at many concerts like The Annual New Wave Music Festival in December 2016, The Roost Urban Bistro in February 2017, Fangirl Indiefest Ground Zero – Baroda Chapter in February 2017, and Blue FROG Bangalore in March 2017. Their band received the Voice International Music Awards Asia’s Highest Honour Thank You for Existing Award. Srijan was the music director of the short film When the Joker Gets Joking directed by Siddhant Sachdev in 2011. Srijan, Nikhil and Arsh composed music for the short film Mast Qalandar written and directed by Divij Roopchand in 2015. The film screened at many film festivals and won two awards and three nominations. Srijan appeared in Episode 4 titled ‘I Believe of Season 1’ of ‘The Dewarists.’ The episode which aired on 5th November 2011 featured the Indian rock bands Parikrama and Agnee collaborating with playback singer Shilpa Rao. Srijan, Nikhil, and Arsh composed the music in Agneya Singh and Arban Raza’s stoner movie M Cream. The movie was featured at several film festivals like the Seattle South Asian Film Festival, the Florence River to River Festival Film Festival, and the Delhi International Film Festival and won many awards like the Best Feature Film at the Rhodes Island International Film Festival in 2014, and Best Foreign Feature Award at the Indie Spirit Film Festival in 2014. The movie hit the screens on 22nd June 2016 and received critical acclaim world over.

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Srijan Mahajan Hindi Actor