2017-07-09 @ 16:29:00

The Top 100 Most Powerful Arab Businesswomen 2017


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Soha Soliman

  • RANK : 18
  • NAME : Soha Soliman
  • TITLE : Managing Director
  • COMPANY/ORGANIZATION : Banque du caire
  • SECTOR : Banking and Financial Services
  • COUNTRY : Egypt
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1

Lubna S. Olayan

CEO

Olayan Financing Company

Diversified

Saudi Arabia

2

Lobna Helal

Deputy Governor

Central Bank of Egypt

Government

Egypt

3

Raja Easa Al Gurg

Managing Director

Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group

Diversified

U.A.E.

4

Sarah Al Suhaimi

Chair/ CEO

Tadawul/ NCBC

Government

Saudi Arabia

5

Rania Mahmoud Nashar

CEO

Samba Financial Group

Banking and Financial Services

Saudi Arabia

6

Nezha Hayat

Chair

Moroccan Capital Market Authority

Government

Morocco

7

Khawla al-Asadi

General Manager

Rafidain Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Iraq

8

Shaikha Al Bahar

Deputy Group CEO

NBK

Banking and Financial Services

Kuwait

9

Mona Almoayyed

Managing Director

YK Almoayyed & Sons

Diversified

Bahrain

10

Henadi Al Saleh

Chair

Agility

Logistics and Transportation

Kuwait

11

Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad Al Thani

Chair

Qatar Museums

Museums

Qatar

12

Amal Bahwan

Vice Chair

Suhail Bahwan Group

Diversified

Oman

13

Dalya Al Muthanna

President and CEO

GE Gulf

Diversified

U.A.E.

14

Randa Sadik

Deputy CEO

Arab Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

15

Eaman Al Roudhan

CEO

Zain - Kuwait

Telecommunications

Kuwait

16

Muna Al Hashemi

CEO

Batelco

Telecommunications

Bahrain

17

Elham Mahfouz

CEO

Commercial Bank of Kuwait

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

18

Soha Soliman

Managing Director

Banque du caire

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

19

Nabilah Al-Tunisi

Chief Engineer

Saudi Aramco

Petrochemicals

Saudi Arabia

20

Mona El-Garf

Chair

Egyptian Competition Authority

Government

Egypt

21

Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi

Chair

Sharjah Investment & Development Authority

Government

U.A.E.

22

Suzanne Al Anani

CEO

Dubai Aviation Engineering Projects

Construction

U.A.E.

23

Mona Zulficar

Founding Partner; Chair

Zulficar & Partners; EFG Hermes

Law

Egypt

24

Nadia Al-Rawabdeh

General Manager

Social Security Corporation

Government

Jordan

25

Mira Al Attiyah

CEO

QNB Capital

Banking and Financial Services

Qatar

26

Haifa Al Khaifi

CFO

Petroleum Development Oman

Petrochemicals

Oman

27

Suha Karzoon

CFO

Bahrain Mumtalak Holding Company

Investments

Bahrain

28

Rawan Ahmed Al Said

Chairperson; Managing Director and CEO

National Bank of Oman; Takaful Oman

Banking and Financial Services

Oman

29

Rita Maria Zniber

CEO

Diana Holding

Food and Beverages

Morocco

30

Miriam Bensalah Chaqroun

CEO; Board Member

Les Eaux Minerales d'Oulmes; Holmarcom Group

Diversified

Morocco

31

Elissar Farah Antonios

CEO

Citibank U.A.E.

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

32

Nadia Al Saeed

CEO

Bank Al Etihad

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

33

Hind Bahwan

Founder and Chair

Bahwan CyberTek

Information Technology

Oman

34

Hosnia Hashem

Deputy CEO - Olefins & Aromatics

Kuwait Petrochemical Industries Company

Petrochemicals

Kuwait

35

Maysa Jalbout

CEO

Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

Education

U.A.E.

36

Majida Ali Rashid

Head, Real Estate Investment Management

Dubai Land Department

Government

U.A.E.

37

Maryam Al Suwaidi

Deputy CEO - Licensing, Supervision, Enforcement

Securities & Commodities Authority

Government

U.A.E.

38

Suad Hamad Al Saleh Al Homaizy

Board Member

Bank Audi

Banking and Financial Services

Kuwait

39

Hana Al Rostamani

Group Head of Personal Banking

First Abu Dhabi Bank

Banking and Financial Services

U.A.E.

40

Maitha Al Dossari

CEO

Emaar Entertainment

Retail

U.A.E.

41

Iman Mutlaq

Founder and CEO

Sigma Investments

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

42

Sahar Farahat

Senior Executive Vice President

Egypt Kuwait Holding

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

43

Latifa Homoud Alsabhan

CFO

Arab National Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Saudi Arabia

44

Hania Sadek

COO

HSBC Bank Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

45

Marwa El-Ayouti

CFO

Vodafone Egypt

Telecommunications

Egypt

46

Sara Akbar

CEO

Kuwait Energy

Petrochemicals

Kuwait

47

Farah Foustok

CEO, Middle East

Lazard Asset Management

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

48

Ghada Y. Al-Amer

Vice President - Finance and Administration

KUFPEC

Petrochemicals

Kuwait

49

Jalila Mezni

CEO

Societe d'Articles Hygieniques

Consumer Products

Tunisia

50

Nisreen Shoucair

President and CEO

Virgin Megastore Middle East & North Africa

Retail

Syria

51

Amina Al Rustamani

Group CEO

Tecom Group

Government

U.A.E.

52

Reem Osman

CEO Dubai

Saudi German Hospital Dubai

Healthcare

Saudi Arabia

53

Salwa Idrissi Akhannouch

Chair, CEO

Aksal Group

Retail

Morocco

54

Saida Lamrani

Associate Vice President

Safari Group

Diversified

Morocco

55

Hend El Sherbini

Group CEO

Integrated Diagnostics Holdings

Healthcare

Egypt

56

Shahla Abdul Razak Bastaki

Deputy CEO

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority

Government

U.A.E.

57

Shaikha Hessa Al Khalifa

Chair

Al Salam Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Bahrain

58

Randa El Assaad

CEO

Arif & Bintoak Consulting Architects and Engineers

Construction

Lebanon

59

May Al Mudhaf

CEO, Kuwait

National Bank of Abu Dhabi

Banking and Financial Services

Kuwait

60

Simona Sabella Bishouty

CEO, Managing Director

Arab Banking Corp. (Jordan)

Banking and Financial Services

Jordan

61

Mona Bawarshi

CEO

Gezairi Transport

Logistics and Transportation

Lebanon

62

Laila Mamou

CEO

Wafasalaf

Banking and Financial Services

Morocco

63

Huda Al Lawati

Chief Investment Officer

Savola Group

Food and Beverages

Oman

64

Sheikha Hanadi Al Thani

Founder and Chair

Amwal

Banking and Financial Services

Qatar

65

Reem Asaad

CEO

Raya Data Center

Information Technology

Egypt

66

Hala Fadel

Partner

Leap Ventures

Investments

Lebanon

67

Ingie Chalhoub

President and Managing Director

Etoile Group

Retail

Lebanon

68

Huda Al Ghoson

Executive Director, Human Resources

Saudi Aramco

Petrochemicals

Saudi Arabia

69

Sharifa Al Harthy

Vice Chair

MB Holding Company

Petrochemicals

Oman

70

Shaikha Al Maskari

Chair

Al Maskari Holdings

Diversified

U.A.E.

71

Rasha El-Hoshan

Co-founder and General Manager; Kingdom Holding board member

Hoshan Furniture

Industrials

Saudi Arabia

72

Lujaina Darwish

Chair

Mohsin Haider Dawrish LLC

Diversified

Oman

73

Ghosson Al Khaled

Deputy CEO

ACICO

Industrials

Kuwait

74

Alia Al Mazrui

COO

Mazrui Holdings

Diversified

U.A.E.

75

Maryam Al Mheiri

CEO

Media Zone Authority, Abu Dhabi (MZA) and twofour54

Media

U.A.E.

76

Maryam Mohamed Fekri

Executive VP, COO, Head of Clearing, Settlement and Depository Division

Dubai Financial Market

Government

U.A.E.

77

Deema Sukhtian

CEO

Munir Sukhtian Group

Diversified

Jordan

78

Maha Heba EnayetAlla

Head of Business, Board member

Banque Misr

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

79

Joumana Chelala

Deputy General Manager, Head of Consumer Banking

Byblos Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

80

Kawthar Makahlah

CEO

BCI Group

Services

U.A.E.

81

Christine Sfeir

CEO

Treats Holding

Food and Beverages

Lebanon

82

Mary Nazzal Batayneh

Chair

Landmark Hotel Amman

Hospitality

Jordan

83

Nashwa Al Ruwaini

CEO

Pyramedia

Media

UAE

84

Enji Al-Ghazzawi

Executive Vice President, Operations

Riyad Bank

Banking and Financial Services

Saudi Arabia

85

Caroline Fattal Fakhoury

Senior VP; Board Member

Fattal Group

Diversified

Lebanon

86

Yasmine Khamis

Executive Board Member; Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Oriental Weavers Company

Textiles

Egypt

87

Farida Khamis

Executive Board Member; Vice President of Corporate Finance

Oriental Weavers Company

Textiles

Egypt

88

Shahira Zeid

Vice Chair

Maridive Group

Logistics and Transportation

Egypt

89

Najla Al Shirawi

CEO

Securities & Investment Company

Banking and Financial Services

Bahrain

90

Nadia Cheaib

Founder, CEO

Clingroup Holding

Healthcare

Lebanon

91

Nadia Zaal

CEO

Zaya

Real Estate

U.A.E.

92

Randa Bessiso

Founding Director, Middle East

Manchester Business School, University of Manchester

Education

Palestine

93

Manal Jarrar

General Manager

National Insurance Company (Watania)

Insurance

Jordan

94

Myrna Soufan

COO

Banque Bemo

Banking and Financial Services

Lebanon

95

Amna BinHendi

Deputy Chair

BinHendi Enterprises

Diversified

U.A.E.

96

Soha El-Turky

CFO

ADIB Egypt

Banking and Financial Services

Egypt

97

Sana Khater

CFO

Waha Capital

Investments

Lebanon

98

Nawal Mulla-Hussain

Chief Operating Officer

Global Investment House

Banking and Financial Services

Kuwait

99

Jinan Zoya

General Manager

Family Business Council, Gulf

Services

Lebanon

100

Lamia Ben Mahmoud

Chairman and CEO

Tunis Re

Insurance

Tunisia