Female Entrepreneurs: Page 7


The Executive Selection: Solace

Renowned UAE-based restaurateur Panchali Mahendra has launched a wellness concept, Solace, that allows you to "order" in a massage that you can enjoy in the privacy of your home.


Doing It All: Running A Business, While Also Studying At Oxford

Sekka Managing Editor Sharifah Alhinai offers insights that can help students who would like to venture into the world of entrepreneurship while they are still in university.

Health & Wellness

How this Tech Entrepreneur, Biohacker, and Author is Helping Women with Their Periods

The founder and CEO of Flo Living on the future of biohacking and hormonal healthcare.


Startup Spotlight: Dubai-Based Production Company All Is Media Is Giving Female-Centric Stories A Platform

AIM focuses on building a strong homegrown talent pool, as well as on producing content from the region targeted primarily towards the young adult audience

Growth Strategies

Six Tactics That Enabled A Business With An Investment Of US$15,000 To Secure Over $1 Million In Revenue In Three Years' Time

Within three years post launch, Izaak Azanei crossed the US$1 million revenue mark, becoming profitable after year one, while still being fully self-funded, without a single external investor.


One-Two Punch: She Opened One of the First Mayweather Boxing Franchises, and Then the Pandemic Hit

Kathy Davis knows the meaning of rolling with the punches.

Growth Strategies

KSA-Based Taffi Aims To Become The MENA's Leading Personalized Styling Services Provider After Raising Over US$2 Million In A Seed Round

As an online fashion marketplace that connects brands, customers, and fashion stylists with each other, Taffi also offers expert recommendations from stylists from the comfort of one's own home.

Growth Strategies

Startup Spotlight: UAE-Based Ezze Car Aims To Simplify The Car Renting Process In The Country

Ezze Car was launched as a virtual marketplace for car rental companies to list their cars and manage their fleets, with an aim to become a one-stop-shop for car renters to find cars that meet their requirements.

Growth Strategies

Supercharging Women In The Workplace: Tapping Into Opportunities In "The New Normal"

While the COVID-19 pandemic challenged us all over the past two years, it also illuminated the tremendous potential for technology to support the participation of women in the workforce who might otherwise have been excluded or actively opted out.

Starting a Business

Qatar-Born App Turismo Aims To Digitize The MENA Region's Tourism And Hospitality Sector

With a vision to disrupt domestic tourism and hospitality operations in Qatar, Egypt, and the MENA region through digital transformation, Turismo's goal is to offer a seamless and worthwhile experience in the region, for both residents and visitors alike.

News and Trends

Saudi Arabia Has The Potential For Incubating A New Breed Of Entrepreneurs

With its age-old culture of welcoming people, and drawing upon its abundant resources, Saudi Arabia may be poised for incubating a new type of entrepreneurship.


The Recap: Women SME Leaders Awards 2022

The inaugural Women SME Leaders Awards 2022, staged by Mastercard and Entrepreneur Middle East, celebrated some of the region's most enterprising women-owned and run SMEs across the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region.


How to Raise VC Funding When the Odds Are Against You

A female founder shares her first-hand experience and tips for raising capital.

Starting a Business

UAE-Based Winifred Mills Is Bringing West African-Inspired Fashion That Caters To Diverse Female Shapes

Drawing on founder Winifred Mills-Amui's Ghanaian heritage, the Winifred Mills label creates clothes that not only fit, but also flatter and accentuate strong female silhouettes.


Lucia Clinic Founder Dr. Radmila Lukian On How She Built One Of Dubai's Foremost Cosmetic Medicine Centers

"As a dermatologist, I discovered my talent for aesthetic medicine very early on, since my results were outstanding from day one."