20 Women Behind Middle Eastern
Tech Brands 2022


20. Afnan Sherbeeni

Brand: Sabbar

Category : Staffing platform

Establishment : 2019

Nationality : Saudi

Headquarters: Saudi Arabia

Sherbeeni founded Sabbar with Mohamed Ibrahim and Abdulrahman AlMudaiheem. The on-demand staffing platform specializes in blue-collar jobs in the retail, hospitality, and entertainment industries in MENA. The platform provides services to 150 clients, including IKEA, Toys “R” Us, Domino’s Pizza, and Tamimi Markets. Sabbar has raised $5.6 million in total funding, including $4 million in a pre-Series A round led by STV. The startup graduated from the Google For Startups Accelerator in September 2021.