Eman al Mahmoud is the Strategy and Partnerships Manager of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center “Sheraa”, a government entity – under the visionary leadership of Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi – that aims to inspire and empower the next generation of entrepreneurs and provide them with a launchpad for
She leads the formulation, management and execution of Sheraa’s long term strategy and translating that into impactful projects and inititatives. As part of her role, she also cultivates meaningful relationships with stakeholders from the government, semi-government and private sector, activating these
partnerships to further the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Sharjah.
In her previous role as Strategist at Sharjah Business Women Council, Eman shaped the role that the institution took in mentoring and supporting women entrepreneurs in the country.
Prior to joining Sharjah Business Women Council, Eman was an assistant director at the Sharjah Girl Guides. Her experience also includes roles within the Dubai Health Authority and the management department of Al Qassimi Hospital.
Eman holds an EMBA from the University of Sharjah and has attended development programs from Her Highness’s Executive Office as well as the Sharjah Leadership Program.
1. Accelerators as ecosystem builders
2. The Startup life and mental health
3. Working with large corporations