Listen to H.E. Sheikha Hind bint Majid Al Qasimi
A leading businesswoman, Sheikha Hind bint Majid Al Qasimi has brought her entrepreneurial skills to her position as Chairperson for Sharjah Business Women’s Council (SBWC), which operates under the umbrella of the NAMA Women Advancement Establishment, where she leads the team in formulating strategy for the council’s direction and initiatives. Prior to her appointment to this role in December 2016, Hind was a board member at SBWC, where she made significant contributions to the council’s programmes, initiatives and campaigns in both a regional and global capacity.
Hind is also an active contributor to the calendar of activities run by Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council, which operates under the umbrella of the NAMA. She is a frequent accompanier of the council’s trade delegations and business trips abroad, which aim to promote the role of the region’s traditional craftswomen and to provide them with new market opportunities.
Hind’s passion for crafts and design is manifested in her own business, ‘Designed By Hind’, which was launched in 2011. The company has established itself as one of the UAE’s most successful boutique porcelain design organisations.