22. Eaman Al Roudhan

Company: Zain Kuwait
Title: CEO
Nationality: Kuwaiti
Sector: Telecommunications

Al Roudhan has been with Zain Kuwait since 1998 and has been leading the company since December 2015, when she became its first female CEO. Zain Kuwait is the Zain Group’s largest company. Its revenues reached $844 million during the first nine months of 2022, and its customers reached 2.6 million as of September 2022. In 2021, it made over $1 billion in revenues in 2021 and invested in 5G rollouts. Al Roudhan is also a member of the GSMA Arab World regional interest group and the GSMA Chief Regulatory Officer Group.