100 most powerful Arab women 2013
Thu 28 Feb 2013 12:58 PM
Manahel Thabet
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Manahel Thabet

Industry: Science

Designation: Scientist

Country: UAE

Occupation: Scientist

The youngest – and only – Arab with a PhD in Financial
Engineering, she writes research papers on quantum mathematics. Her work to
revolutionize our understanding of math and physics is poised to earn her a
second PhD. Thabet, the winner of L’Officiel’s Inspirational Woman of the Year
award in 2010, is also an active member of MENSA, Young Arab Leaders, and the
International Association of Financial Engineers. This is all in addition to
her day job as President of SmartTips Consultants, a management consultancy.