Elissa Freiha (WOMENA, an angel investment platform)

Dubai
September 20, 2016 / 7:00 PM

About this event

Elissa Freiha is the founder of WOMENA, a UAE-based angel investment platform for women investors.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the American University of Paris where she was born and raised. She is Emirati-Lebanese-American and speaks English, Arabic, French, and Spanish fluently. She was recently named by Fobes Middle Easts as one of the Most Inspiring Business Leaders in the UAE, and in Arabian Business’ 100 most powerful Arab women and Arabian Business’ 100 most influential Arabs under 40. Chantalle Dumonceaux is the Co-Founder of WOMENA, an angel investment platform in the Middle East. Since launch in December 2014, WOMENA has invested in four UAE companies and has educated and empowered hundreds of women to invest.

Host-Talha Siddiqi is an engineer turned marketeer who has worked in North America, Africa and the Middle-East for Fortune 500 companies running sales and marketing campaigns. Most recently , he was heavily involved with channel partners in Africa/Middle-East to help them "digitize" products and bring them to the world of data analytics. Talha has a passion for new technology, cultural diversity and international travel.

Speaker

Elissa Freiha (WOMENA, an angel investment platform)

Elissa Freiha

WOMENA, an angel investment platform

Elissa Freiha is the founder of WOMENA, a UAE-based angel investment platform for women investors.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the American University of Paris where she was born and raised. She is Emirati-Lebanese-American and speaks English, Arabic, French, and Spanish fluently. She was recently named by Fobes Middle Easts as one of the Most Inspiring Business Leaders in the UAE, and in Arabian Business’ 100 most powerful Arab women and Arabian Business’ 100 most influential Arabs under 40. Chantalle Dumonceaux is the Co-Founder of WOMENA, an angel investment platform in the Middle East. Since launch in December 2014, WOMENA has invested in four UAE companies and has educated and empowered hundreds of women to invest.

Host-Talha Siddiqi is an engineer turned marketeer who has worked in North America, Africa and the Middle-East for Fortune 500 companies running sales and marketing campaigns. Most recently , he was heavily involved with channel partners in Africa/Middle-East to help them "digitize" products and bring them to the world of data analytics. Talha has a passion for new technology, cultural diversity and international travel.

Date and Time
September 20, 2016
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
 
Address
In5 Innovation Centre
Boutique Villa #7 Dubai Knowledge Village
Dubai Media city, 0000
 
Agenda
6:30 pm Registration
7:00 pm Fireside Chat
8:00 pm End Event- Networking
 

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