16. Mona Yousuf Almoayyed

Company: Y.K. Almoayyed & Sons
Title: Managing Director
Nationality: Bahraini
Sector: Diversified

Almoayyed assumed her current role at her family business in 2000. The diversified group focuses on automobiles, electronics, and luxury goods. It represents over 300 international brands, including Infiniti, Nissan, Renault, Ford, Sony, Nikon, Westpoint, and Toshiba. Almoayyed is also chairwoman and head of the Audit Committee for Ebdaa Bank, and she sits on the board of the Arab International Women’s Forum, which aims to support and enhance the role of women in the social and economic development of their countries across the Middle East.