Tue 01 Mar 2011 12:21 PM
Riham Fouad Al-Ghanim

Riham Fouad Al-Ghanim

Industry: Banking & Finance

Company: Kuwait Finance and Investment Co

Designation: Vice Chair

Country: Kuwait/Kuwait

Occupation: Vice Chair

The vice chairwoman of Kuwait Finance and Investment Company
is one of her country’s most powerful businesswomen, paving the way for other female
economic leaders. She was educated at the American
University in Paris and owns the Fouad Al-Ghanim Group, one
of the state’s most diverse conglomerates. She has her hands in everything, as it’s
a leading provider of Audi, Skoda and Lamborghini vehicles, partners with international
companies looking to invest in Kuwaiti oil schemes, and oversees both the Kuwait
Continental Hotel Co. and Sama Kuwait
travel company.