The 100 Most Powerful Arab Women 2015
Sun 13 Mar 2016 04:55 AM
Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi
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Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi

Industry: Government

Designation: Minister of Tolerance

Country: UAE

After six years on the 100 Most Powerful Arab Women list, Sheikh Lubna Al Qasimi retains her top spot. In her many years of government service, she has held various positions. She has been Minister of Economy, Minister of Foreign Trade and Minister of International Cooperation and Development in the UAE’s federal government. Last month saw her add another string to her bow as the country’s first Minister of Tolerance. A great champion for women in business, Sheikha Lubna is also a regular advocate for women’s rights, education, and empowerment.