29. Aisha Bin Bishr

Company: Emaar Development
Title: Vice Chairwoman
Nationality: Emirati
Sector: Real Estate

Bin Bishr assumed her current role in December 2020. Before joining Emaar Development, she was a non-executive director at Emaar Properties and the founding general director at Smart Dubai, where she led the creation of the Smart City Index—the first benchmark for smart city implementation in cooperation with ITU and the UN. Bin Bishr is also a board member at Arab Financial Services and the University of Wollongong in Dubai.