Wed 29 Jul 2009 11:58 AM
Nadia Zaal

Industry: Real Estate

Designation: CEO of Zaya

Country: United Arab Emirates

Country of origin: United Arab Emirates

Occupation: CEO of Zaya

Age: 30

Zaal started her career working for the family firm, the $6.4bn Al Barari project in Dubailand.

Having cut her teeth in the real estate industry, she co-founded Abu-Dhabi based Zaya, a luxurious real estate developer, which is responsible for two of the UAE’s most niche projects, Nurai and Makani.

Zaal also led the initial public offering for the Abu Dhabi Energy Company and sat on the board of the Taweelah Asia Power Company.