50 Most Influential Women in the Arab World
Wed 28 Feb 2018 06:30 AM
Marjan Faraidooni

Company: Expo 2020 Dubai

Designation: Senior Vice President, Legacy Development

Country: UAE

Tasked with making sure Dubai’s Expo 2020 delivers an enduring economic and social impact Marjan Faraidooni spends her time contemplating all-important investments in infrastructure and the redevelopment of the Expo site, while promoting culture, history and traditions around the Expo 2020 Dubai theme of ‘Connecting Minds, Creating the Future’ and sub-themes of Opportunity, Mobility and Sustainability.

She joined Expo 2020 Dubai in March 2014 and has been leading the strategy development and execution of the legacy programme since.

Prior to joining the Expo team, she served as director of portfolio strategy at Dubai Holding where her responsibilities focused on the development and implementation of strategy across investments and operating companies.