Tue 01 Mar 2011 12:21 PM
Noor Sweid

Noor Sweid

Industry: Construction & Industry

Company: Depa United Group

Designation: Strategic Director

Country: UAE/UAE

Occupation: Strategic Director

Noor Sweid is the strategic director of the Dubai-based private stock company Depa United Group.

Sweid began her career as a financial manager for Charles Schwab in Boston, followed by a stint at Accenture before she came to Dubai and became part of the team that expanded DIFC.

Locally, she’s a fixture on the young women’s business circuit, as the Middle East chapter head of 85Broads, a global network of former Goldman exployees and graduates of top management schools. She also launched ZenYoga, a popular chain of Dubai yoga studios whose success underlines her versatility. Sweid attended Boston college and holds an MBA from MIT.