100 most powerful Arab women 2012
Raja Easa Al Gurg
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Raja Easa Al Gurg

Industry: Construction and industry

Company: Dubai Business Women’s Council

Designation: President

Country: UAE

Raja Easa Al Gurg wears many hats. Not only is she the managing
director of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group, the firm of which her father is chairman,
but she is also president of the Dubai Business Women’s Council.

Al Gurg
is also deputy chairperson of the board of directors at Dubai Healthcare City Authority,
and a board member at both the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the
Dubai Women’s Council.  She is also a member
of the Dubai Economic Council, the Arab International Women’s Forum, the National
Advisory Council and the College
of Business Sciences.

She represents
the UAE at many international conferences and roundtables as a keynote speaker and
is also part of the Government of Dubai’s official delegation for various trade and commerce meetings.

Besides
providing valuable counsel to various business groups and international trade alliances,
Al Gurg spends considerable time in several philanthropic, social and charitable
activities, notably with the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Charity Foundation.