The Middle East’s Power Businesswomen 2021
Rank: #37

Mona Ataya

Title: CEO & Founder
Nationality: Palestinian
Company: Mumzworld
Sector: E-commerce

Ataya founded e-commerce platform Mumzworld with Leena Khalil in 2011. in 2019 , Mumzworld built a 66,000 sq. ft. warehouse in Dubai Industrial Park, which is now the epicenter of the business and houses over 250,000 products. After raising $20 million in new capital in January 2020, the company has now secured a total of $50 million in funding, making it one of the highest-funded women-led e-commerce businesses in the region. Ataya says they now plan on regional expansion across North Africa and the Levant.