78. Noor Sweid

Company: Global Ventures
Title: Founder / Managing Partner
Nationality: American
Sector: Investments

Sweid began her career as a biotechnology and pharmaceutical strategy consultant in the U.S. and assumed her current role in 2018. Global Ventures has funded many regional startups, including Paymob, Proximie, and Red Sea Farms, among others. Her previous roles include CIO at the Dubai Future Foundation and founder of ZenYoga, which was acquired by Cedarbridge. She is also chairperson of the Middle East Venture Capital Association, board member of MIT Sloan and TechWadi, and independent chairperson of the board for Clue Health.