DIVERSITY ON BOARD FORUM
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CEO of Hawkamah, Institute for Corporate Governance
Entrepreneur, board member at Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Environmental Engineer and Fashion Designer
First female partner for PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in the Middle East and Chairwoman of Taaheal Healthcare
Co-founder and CEO, Addenda
CEO/General Manager, Compost Baladi
Professor at Saïd Business School, University of Oxford
Chief Risk Officer, HSBC UAE
Resident Partner, MENA Chambers; Member, International Court of Arbitration at the International Chamber of Commerce
Founder & CEO Riseup, Board member, Top 100 ‘Most Influential People of African Descent’
Vice Chair, 100 Women in Finance; Founder & Managing Director, Maysaffron; Chairman, ABMA
Senior Partner, McKinsey, Abu Dhabi
Founder & Chairperson of Intisar Foundation, Founder & CEO of Intisars & Ebbarra Jewellery
CEO and Founder of Myelins
CEO & founder Obai & Hill, Women Power Summit
Cofounder, President & CEO, Helm Egypt
STAND FOR WOMEN
Stand For Women exists to Change the Face of the Workforce and Champion Sisterhood across the Middle East.
MIT Enterprise Forum Pan Arab
A non-profit organization and an avid promoter of entrepreneurship and innovation across the Arab region.
The Hawkamah Institute for Corporate Governance
Hawkamah is a world class corporate governance institute, owned by the DIFC, working to improve corporate governance practices of governments and companies across the MENA region. We help build sound organizations, reform corporate sector, assist banking and financial sector, and promote good governance. Hawkamah helps also in building qualified directors and top executives who are able to apply corporate governance in their organizations. Our strength lies in our research and years of experience in the region, our world class experts, and proximity to the countries and companies of the MENA region.
GCC Board Directors Institute
The GCC Board Directors Institute NPIO (GCC BDI) is a not-for-profit organisation that guides board directors of organisations, from family-owned businesses to listed companies, to acquire the know-how and the tools to reach and sustain effective corporate governance.
THIS is how you land your next board position: S.H.E. Strategy. Keeping you Seen.Heard.Empowered. Because you are Equal.
She is Arab
She is Arab is the first dedicated speakers’ platform for Arab women in the world, working to address women’s underrepresentation at speaking events and in business leadership positions.
Linkedin vision is to create economic opportunity for the global workforce
Founder Institute Dubai
It's time to build our future, for EVERYONE. If you are at the pre-seed stage and want to build something that matters, then we have programs to help.
500 Startups MENA
The most active early-stage VC fund in the MENA region. Born in Silicon Valley, the @500Startup family is worldwide.
Mindshift Capital is a global, women-run venture firm investing in amazing women-led companies solving big problems with sophisticated solutions. We invest in the Rise of the Zillenial, where different consumer values are driving new business models that have been accelerated by COVID19. Our target sectors are edtech, healthtech, foodtech and fintech. Mindshift partners take an active, collaborative role in the growth of portfolio companies with focus on successful exit pathways.
Obai & Hill
PR & Marketing Agency
Middle East Institute of Directors (MEIoD)
Your governance partner – helping to make governance best practices reachable
Global Entrepreneurship Network
Road to GEC
Think Clearly. Think Possibilities.
Recipes for Wellbeing
Wellbeing Corner: Color Breathing Meditation
Bahrain's first internationally recognized Yoga school
Diversity On Board
Connecting exceptional under-represented Arab talent with opportunities to serve on boards
KPMG is a global network of professional firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services.
Diversity is in our roots. HSBC was founded in 1865 to finance trade between Europe and Asia, and we continue to bring different people and cultures together.