Worked for: Motivate Publishing, Dubai

Formats: Soft/hardback books and magazines

Pippa was the Books Editor at Motivate Publishing in Dubai, the Arabian Gulf's leading publisher of books and magazines.


A key achievement was working with and editing Patrick Lichfield's book, Dubai, A City Portrait.


She wrote several titles, including: The Middle East from Space, Abu Dhabi – A Pictorial Tour, Sharjah – A Pictorial Tour, The Culinary World of Jumeirah, Sheikh Khalifa – Life and Times, the authorised biography of the President of the United Arab Emirates, and A Family Escape, a short novel with photographs for the Jumeirah Beach Hotel (available in each of the hotel's 600+ bedrooms).

Pippa also wrote for, edited and project managed several exhibition catalogues and B2B titles from inception to delivery, including:

  • Portfolio
  • Home Owner Dubai
  • Destination Dubai
  • Serendib

An example from Portfolio magazine.

© Pippa Sanderson 2019


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