The Shard is seen lit up during a laser light show from Tower Millennium Pier on July 5, 2012 in London, England. The European Union's highest building designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, stands at 310 meters tall situated on London's Southbank. (Photo by Bethany Clarke/Getty Images)
Sharjah-based Gulf Petrochem has ballooned into a $2.5bn oil conglomerate in less than 20 years. Co-founder Sudhir Goyel reveals why the UAE is no longer the centre-of-attention, as global plans take hold.