Aalia Mehreen Ahmed: Page 14

Features Editor, Entrepreneur Middle East

Aalia Mehreen Ahmed is the Features Editor at Entrepreneur Middle East.

She is an MBA (Finance) graduate with past experience in the corporate sector, and was also co-founder of CyberSWIFTT- an anti-cyberbullying campaign that ran from 2017-2018 as part of the e7: Daughters of the Emirates program.

Ahmed is particularly keen on writing stories involving people-centric leadership, female-owned startups, and entrepreneurs who've beaten significant odds to realize their goals.

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Starting a Business

UAE-Based VIDAVitamins Is Keeping Customers First While Making Inroads Into The Billion-Dollar Multivitamins And Supplements Market

Launched by serial entrepreneur Gusai AlMomani in late 2020, the startup was created with a mission to ease the process of choosing multivitamins and dietary supplements by making use of algorithms driven by artificial intelligence.

Starting a Business

California-Based Kanari AI's Arabic Speech Technology Solution Is Looking To Tackle The Communication Challenges Posed By Different Dialects

Kanari AI's speech technology can be adopted across a variety of sectors, ranging from media and education, to legal and government, and it also provides valuable assistance to firms deploying security and voice assistant services.

Entrepreneurs

Bridging Gaps: Kuwait's Property Management Platform Ajar Wants To Enable Easier, Efficient Communications In The Real Estate Sector

The startup's business model was ideated when co-founder and CEO when Mohammad Almunaikh decided to create a software that could potentially bridge the many communication and other gaps between tenants and landlords.

Women Entrepreneur®

Entrepreneur Middle East's Achieving Women 2021: Panchali Mahendra, Managing Director, Atelier House Hospitality

As a woman working in a male-dominated industry, Mahendra admits that she has often felt neglected or forgotten by her peers in the sector- however, she made sure that such challenges never deterred her from realizing her goals.

Technology

Abu Dhabi-Based Giisty Is On A Mission To Restructure How Organizational Communication Works

The tech startup replaces inefficient communication and knowledge-sharing channels with short interactive audio and video messages.

Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneur Middle East's Achieving Women 2021: Narjis And Nidaa Ryweck, Co-Founders, Championaires

"We loved the idea of having a business that wasn't just about earning money, but also helping other aspiring entrepreneurs achieve success."