Company: Sharjah Entrepreneurship (Sheraa)
Designation: General manager
As the head of Sheraa, Najla Al Midfa aims to inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs and provide them with a launch pad for success. She is also the founder of Khayarat, a platform that enables young Emiratis to make informed career choices. Prior to this, she was a senior manager at the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, where she led a team of business counsellors through the due diligence process, helping to identify and select ventures for financing. During her tenure, she also led several youth-related initiatives.