Meet our Member: Feroza Dawood
Hi, I’m Ghina. Lebanese. 40 years old. Single. No kids. I have been in the UAE for the past 7 years.
What’s your profession and/or passion?
I have been working for the past 16 years. I usually set up divisions/businesses and new projects. My experience span within the business development, strategy, branding, marketing, communications & PR. I worked in Beirut, regionally (EMMEA region) and currently in the UAE.
What do you enjoy doing?
I enjoy exploring new places, networking, cooking, meeting my friends and chilling out.
Where are you from and if not here, what brought you to/what do you love about the UAE? I am from Beirut, Lebanon. What brought me to Dubai was the business opportunities that this place present. A New York kind of vibe that is closer to home. With a huge diverse pool of talents, you can really feel like you are competing with the world in Dubai.
What would you like our community to know?
I am interested in exploring E-commerce business ideas lately. Get in touch if you want to discuss opportunities.
What should we ask you about?
You can ask me about the working culture in the UAE, communications, employer branding, best restaurants, gardening, spirituality, time management, personal development, etc..
What topics fascinate you?
I have a professional interest in management topics and leadership. On a more personal level, I am interested in the law of attraction and the power of the mind.
What’s your biggest challenge at the moment?
My current challenge is to balance my inner spiritual journey with the reality.
What’s the best advice you’ve ever received?
Listen more than you speak.
What’s your favourite quote?
When you reach for the stars, you are reaching for the farthest thing out there. When you reach deep into yourself, it is the same thing, but in the opposite direction. If you reach in both directions, you will have spanned the universe – Vera Nazarian
What’s your favourite thing to do in the UAE?
Shopping and exploring new brunch spots
What’s one thing not many people know about you?
I am a Disney fanatic (Still)
How could our community help you?
I’d like to connect with other ladies and exchange stories and experiences.
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