100 most powerful Arab women 2012
Sun 04 Mar 2012 11:26 AM
Noor Sweid
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Noor Sweid

Industry: Construction and Industry

Company: Depa

Designation: Strategic Director

Country: UAE

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 network of former Goldman exployees and graduates of top management schools. She also launched ZenYoga, a popular chain of yoga studios.

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