100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Assila Zaher Al Harthy
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Assila Zaher Al Harthy

Industry: Banking and finance

Company: Group 6

Designation: CEO

Country: Oman

Occupation: CEO

Appointed CEO of a new private equity firm in Oman, Group 6, two years ago, she has been working hard to grow the company into a leading brand in the Gulf state. This is, of course, not the first time Al Harthy has worked in a position of power. She was previously head of corporate affairs at the Oman Oil Company and as a board representative of the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry, she played a role in the five year planning process for the Omani government from 2001 to 2005.