Meet the

RGN Creators

We are The Rising Giants

Our creative network of podcasters, VO artists, writers and illustrators are the core of building immersive podcast experiences. They are the true Rising Giants. Our creative network of podcasters, VO artists, writers and illustrators are the core of building immersive podcast experiences. They are the true Rising Giants. 

We want our audience to truly immerse themselves in the topics that our storytellers choose to tell. Whether you’re a motorsports fan, a rock n roll follower or a curious value seeker, RGN has got you covered.

Basel Anabtawi

Legendary Rock Stories

A heavy metal fan of the highest order, Basel is the host & creator of the ‘Legendary Rock Stories’ podcast. He is also the co-founder of the Rising Giants Network and the host of his original show, Basel Meets. He’s one of the OG podcasters in the Middle East region!

Bashar Najjar

Nabat

One of the co-founders of the Rising Giants Network, Bashar is a man of many talents. In addition to being the Chief Sound Engineer of the network, he is also the host of ‘Nabat’, where he explores his passion of gardening and agriculture.

Maya Hojeij

Ahweh w’ Khabrieh

A legendary media personality & a coffee aficionado. Maya is the creator of the ‘Ahweh w’ Khabrieh ‘podcast which covers her passion for telling stories of women empowerment. With over two decades of media experience, Maya is also a TEDx speaker and a faculty member at the American University in Dubai. 

Firas Nimri 

‘Amalikat Al Tareek

A veteran Motorsports host, Firas Nimri is familiar to millions of Middle Eastern Motorsports fans who may have heard his commentating the F1 series, or at premier motorsports events like the Red Bull Car Park Drift. He brings his expertise to his first-ever podcast: Amalikat Al Tareeq (Giants of the road).

Mohammed Al Hosani

Al Lakma

A trusted voice in sports entertainment, Mohammed is the host of our MMA podcast ‘Al Lakma’. Mohammed is the official commentator of the UFC on Abu Dhabi sports and is a long-life MMA & wrestling fan. 

Hessa Al Banafsaj

Ma Wara

One of the first creators to join the family, Hessa is the host of the paranormal-themed show, ‘Ma Wara’. She is an Emirati author who is a member of the Untitled Chapters Group. An Emirati women writing group

Baraa Sabbagh

Sehtak Aham with Baraa

An instant dose of positive energy! Baraa is the host of the successful ‘B for Better Health’ podcast. She is also the host of the Arabic rendition of the same showan RGN exclusive. She’s one of Dubai’s most trusted Dietitian Sports Nutritionists and a personal trainer.

Faisal Al Mughaisib

Gorilla Position

The first Arab WWE commentator.
Faisal’s never ending passion for WWE made him the first Arab WWE commentator in history, a young man with many achievments in the industry. He is also a radio host and a wrestling content creator.

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Have an amazing podcast idea? If you think you got what it takes to become a Rising Giant, contact us on contact@risinggiantsnetwork.com