Walaa Alfaqeeh (Saudi Arabia)
Walaa is ‘’ jack of all trades’’ a multi-dimensional person, she’s Corporate professional working in a leading player in the retail sector with the Savola Group. In her career, she has worked across various fields, Her areas of expertise includes business development, sales, public relations, event management.
Apart from Walaa’s full-time job, she’s a part time marketing consultant, freelancer stylist, entrepreneur and student.
Walaa was able to develop project management skills by participating in many conferences and projects where she plans and coordinates events and oversees activities, and to scale her practise with more theory knowledge, she enrolled in project management diploma program at AUC.
Her ultimate goal is to work for the youth, to support youth entrepreneurs and their crucial role in driving the Saudis economy and its development growth by continuing her studies and doing her master’s degree in the field of entrepreneurship and business administration at MBSC.
She’s strongly believes in empowering youth by harnessing the power of data, and social media, hence why she started an Instagram account to inspire youth, a business comprised of interviews she conducted with successful businesspeople.
Walaa’s strengths include, planing, trouble shooting and designing workflow process.