2018-11-08 @ 10:56:00

The Middle East’s Most Influential Women 2018


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Hala Fadel

  • Rank : 67
  • Name : Hala Fadel
  • TITLE : Partner
  • COMPANY/ORGANIZATION : Leap Ventures
  • SECTOR : Investments
  • COUNTRY : Lebanon
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1

Lubna Al Olayan

CEO

Olayan Financing

Diversified

Saudi Arabia

2

Raja Easa Al Gurg

Managing Director

Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group

Diversified

U.A.E.

3

Renuka Jagtiani

CEO

Landmark Group

Retail

India

4

Rania Mahmoud Nashar

CEO

Samba Financial Group

Banking and Financial Services

Saudi Arabia

5

Khawla al-Asadi

General Manager

Rafidain Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Iraq

6

Eaman Al Roudhan

CEO

Zain Kuwait

Telecommunications

Kuwait

7

Shaikha Al Bahar

Deputy Group CEO

NBK

Banking and Financial Services

Kuwait

8

Mona Almoayyed

Managing Director

YK Almoayyed & Sons

Diversified

Bahrain

9

Huda Khattan

Founder and CEO

Huda Beauty

Retail

U.S./ Iraq

10

Amal Bahwan

Managing Director

Suhail Bahwan Group

Diversified

Oman

11

Huda Al Rostamani

Managing Director and Board Member

AW Rostamani

Diversified

U.A.E.

12

Henadi Al-Saleh

Chair

Agility

Logistics and Transportation

Kuwait

13

Rafiah Ebrahim

"President

Middle East and Africa"

Ericsson

Technology

14

Randa Sadik

Deputy CEO

Arab Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

15

Muna Al Hashemi

Group Deputy CEO

Batelco

Telecommunications

Bahrain

16

Elham Mahfouz

CEO

Commercial Bank of Kuwait

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

17

Nabilah Al-Tunisi

Chief Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Petrochemicals

Saudi Arabia

18

Mona Zulficar

Founding Partner

Zulficar & Partners; EFG Hermes

Law

Egypt

19

Suzanne Al Anani

CEO

Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects

Construction

U.A.E.

20

Dalia ElBaz

"Head

Risk

Banking Operations

Information Technology

21

Hind Bahwan

Founder

Bahwan CyberTek

Information Technology

Oman

22

Haifa Al Khaifi

CFO

Petroleum Development Oman

Petrochemicals

Oman

23

Sahar El Damati

Managing Director

Union Capital

Investments

Egypt

24

Rawan Ahmed Al Said

CEO; Chairperson

Takaful Oman; National Bank of Oman;

Banking and Financial Services

Oman

25

Rita Maria Zniber

CEO

Diana Holding

Food and Beverages

Morocco

26

Miriam Bensalah Chaqroun

CEO

Les Eaux Minerales d'Oulmes

Diversified

Morocco

27

Elissar Farah Antonios

CEO

Citibank U.A.E.

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

28

Nadia Al Saeed

CEO

Bank Al Etihad

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

29

Asil Attar

CEO

Alyasra Fashion

Retail

U.K.

30

Nevine El-Messeery

CEO

Ahli United Bank�Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

31

Mervat Zohdy Soltan

CEO

Export Development Bank Of Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

32

Maitha Al Dossari

CEO- Strategic Projects at Emaar Properties From Jan 2018 ( she was CEO at Emaar Entertainment)

Emaar Properties

Real Estate and construction

U.A.E.

33

C�line Br�maud

Vice President

Microsoft Middle East and Africa

Technology

France

34

Haifa Dia Al-Attia

CEO

Queen Rania Foundation for Education and Development

Education

Jordan

35

Carmen Haddad

CEO

Citi�s Private Bank Family Office - Middle East & Citibank Saudi Arabia

Banking and Financial Services

Germany

36

Dalya Al Muthanna

President and CEO

GE Gulf

Diversified

U.A.E.

37

Maysa Jalbout

CEO

Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

Education

U.A.E.

38

Iman Mutlaq

Founder and CEO

Sigma Investments

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

39

Devaki Khimji

Executive Director

Al Tasnim Group

Construction

Oman

40

Shrimati Damal

CFO

Majid Al Futtaim

Banking and Financial Services

India

41

Suha Karzoon

CFO

Bahrain Mumtalak Holding Company

Investments

Bahrain

42

Jalila Mezni

CEO

Societe d'Articles Hygieniques

Consumer Products

Tunisia

43

Sahar Farahat

Senior Executive Vice President

Egypt Kuwait Holding

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

44

Latifa Homoud Alsabhan

CFO

Arab National Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Saudi Arabia

45

Rasha El-Azhary

CFO

Vodafone Egypt

Telecommunications

Egypt

46

Hania Sadek

COO and Executive Director

HSBC Bank Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

47

Marwa El-Ayouti

CFO

Orange Egypt

Telecommunications

Egypt

48

Farah Foustok

"CEO

Middle East"

Lazard Asset Management

Banking and Financial Services

49

Ghada Y. Al-Amer

Vice President�Finance and Administration

KUFPEC

Petrochemicals

Kuwait

50

Nisreen Shoucair

President and CEO

Virgin Megastore Middle East & North Africa

Retail

Syria

51

Donna Benton

Founder and Chairman

The Entertainer

Technology

Australia

52

Donna Sultan

President and CEO

KEO Capital

Diversified

U.S.

53

Salwa Idrissi Akhannouch

CEO

Aksal Group

Retail

Morocco

54

Hend El Sherbini

Group CEO

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings

Healthcare

Egypt

55

May Al Mudhaf

"CEO

Kuwait"

First Abu Dhabi Bank

Banking and Financial Services

56

Simona Sabella Bishouty

"CEO

Managing Director"

Arab Banking Corp. (Jordan)

Banking and Financial Services

57

Mona Bawarshi

CEO

Gezairi Transport

Logistics and Transportation

Lebanon

58

Zanubia Shams

Co-Chairperson

Zulekha Healthcare Group

Healthcare

India

59

Laila Mamou

CEO

Wafasalaf

Banking and Financial Services

Morocco

60

Ingie Chalhoub

President and Managing Director

Etoile Group

Retail

Lebanon

61

Huda Al Lawati

Chief Investment Officer

Savola Group

Food and Beverages

Oman

62

Randa El Assaad

CEO

Arif & Bintoak Consulting Architects and Engineers

Construction

Lebanon

63

Cynthia Corby

Partner Audit & Assurance

Deloitte

Consulting

U.K.

64

Reem Asaad

CEO

Raya Contact Center

Information Technology

Egypt

65

Poonam Bhojani

CEO

Innoventures

Education

India

66

Halla Sakr

Managing Director

Attijariwafa Bank�Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

67

Hala Fadel

Partner

Leap Ventures

Investments

Lebanon

68

Alida Scholtz

CEO Middle East

G4S Security services

Security

South Africa

69

Deema Sukhtian

CEO

Munir Sukhtian Group Company

Diversified

Jordan

70

Shaikha Al Maskari

Chair

Al Maskari Holdings

Diversified

U.A.E.

71

Areej Mohsin Darwish

Chair

Mohsin Haider Dawrish LLC

Diversified

Oman

72

Ghosson Al Khaled

Deputy CEO

ACICO

Industrials

Kuwait

73

Dona Abdelhaq

Co-founder & Executive Partner

ESKADENIA Software

Technology

U.A.E.

74

Karine Labaky

General Manager and Country Chair- Levant

Sanofi

Pharmaceuticals

Lebanon

75

Joumana Chelala

"Deputy General Manager

Head of Consumer Banking"

Byblos Bank

Banking and Financial Services

76

Leila Hoteit

Managing Director & Partner

Boston Consulting Group

Consulting

Lebanon

77

Shafeena Yusuff Ali

CEO

Tablez Food Company

Food and Beverages

India

78

Hoda Mansour

Managing Director

SAP Egypt

Technology

Egypt

79

Randa Bessiso

"Founding Director

Middle East"

"Manchester Business School

University of Manchester"

80

Kawthar Makahlah

CEO

BCI Group

Services

U.A.E.

81

Christine Sfeir

CEO

Treats Holding

Food and Beverages

Lebanon

82

Nashwa Al Ruwaini

CEO

Pyramedia

Media

Egypt

83

Enji Al-Ghazzawi

"Executive Vice President

Operations"

Riyad Bank

Banking and Financial Services

84

Jane Drury

Group CEO

Middle East Digital Group

Technology

U.K.

85

Noha El Ghazaly

Managing Director and Head of Investment Banking

Pharos Holding

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

86

Shahira Zeid

CEO Vice Chair

"MZ Investments

Maridive Group"

Logistics and Transportation

87

Najla Al Shirawi

CEO

Securities & Investment Company

Banking and Financial Services

Bahrain

88

Giselle Pettyfer

CEO

Falcon & Associates

Services

U.K.

89

Rana Adawi

Managing Director

Acumen Asset Management

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

90

Nadia Cheaib

"Founder

CEO"

Clingroup Holding

Healthcare

91

Nadia Zaal

CEO

Zaya

Real Estate

U.A.E.

92

Manal Jarrar

General Manager

National Insurance Company (Watania)

Insurance

Jordan

93

Myrna Soufan

COO

Banque Bemo

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

94

Jenny Hunt

Partner and CEO

Gateway Group of Companies

Services

U.K.

95

Amna BinHendi

Deputy Chair

BinHendi Enterprises

Diversified

U.A.E.

96

Soha El-Turky

CFO

Banque du Caire

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

97

Kritika Rawat

Co-Founder

K Kompany

Media

India

98

Sumaya Al-Nasser

Founder

Sumaya 369

Consulting

Saudi Arabia

99

Sana Khater

CFO

Waha Capital

Investments

Lebanon

100

Jinan Zoya

General Manager

Family Business Council & Gulf

Services

Lebanon


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