Position: 

Director of Strategic Initiative Partnership Development

Qatar Foundation

Image result for qatar foundation logo

Aysha is a major figure in Qatar’s rapidly expanding entrepreneurial ecosystem. In the period 2011-2014, she has served as Executive Director of Injaz Qatar, where she began as a volunteer in 2007. She is an active member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Shapers Community – a global network of exceptionally talented young people making a positive impact in their communities. Prior to Injaz Qatar, she worked at the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) and the Qatar Finance and Business Academy (QFBA). She has played a significant role in growing Qatar Business Incubation Center during her role as CEO in the period 2014-2019. She is one of the board members of Injaz Qatar.

Aysha maintains a strong personal interest in supporting entrepreneurs and the local community. She was a moderator with the Soliya Connect Program and a founding member of the Roudha Centre – a female entrepreneurship and innovation centre in Qatar. Aysha, a Qatari national,  completed post-graduate programs at Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and Carnegie Mellon University Qatar and is a graduate of Qatar University.

Aysha holds an Executive MBA from HEC Paris.