Women In Business

Steered by accomplished businesswomen, bold entrepreneurs and thinking intrapreneurs engaging in global conversations, this committee ensures the Club becomes the platform where all women in business engage in meaningful conversations and effective exchange of ideas.

Committee Objectives

Enabling meaningful conversations between men and women to create better business impact and opportunities. Elevating and promoting the female voice in the country.

Committee members

Laudy Lahdo

(Committee Co-Chair) CEO - C3

Coming Soon

Anuscha Iqbal

CEO - Spotii

Anuscha has over 14 years of experience in investment banking and alternative asset management. She is currently CEO of Spotii, the MENA regions leading Shop Now Pay Later platform.  Prior to co-founding SpotiiAnuscha served as a Managing Director at The Abraaj Group where she oversaw the Investment Office function at the firm. Anuscha joined Abraaj in 2007 as a member of the investment team and was responsible for evaluating investment opportunities across the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia region covering a broad spectrum of industries.   

Gregory Jasmin

CEO - GotechRDC

A 25-year career engineering consultant turned entrepreneur with two established ventures. Currently, the Co-Founder and CEO of a Hyperscale Data Center Colocation provider servicing the Middle East and Africa regions.  A New York-bred expat living in Dubai for the last decade, with deep client contacts across the GCC and Africa.

Mina Paul

Consultant- Consumer, Digital, High-growth Tech, Media, Diversity, Equity & InclusionConsultant- Consumer, Digital, High-growth Tech, Media, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Russell Reynolds Associates

Mina is passionate about DEI and building authentic and long-term partnerships. Mina Paul currently leads the Consumer, High Growth Tech/Digital/Media and DEI practice for Russell Reynolds in the Middle East. Based in Dubai, she manages senior executive searches and advisory assignments across a wide range of sectors, leveraging her two decade of experience to provide clients with tailored solutions. Mina works with companies of various sizes and geographies, serving as a trusted advisor to both regional and multinational institutions.

Content Library

Women In Business - Committee Introduction

The Women In Business Working Committee is made up of dynamic, inspiring women from all walks of life who want to contribute to a rapidly changing world to drive the...

Women In Business - Framing The Conversation

  What are the most impactful conversations we need to have today? How can we cross barriers and hurdles? Our Women in Business committee addressed these questions: • Corporate ESG...

International Women's Day Afternoon Tea

Highlights: Diversity & Inclusion - Impact on Corporate Culture

In a recent online interview, Patrycja Riera, Founder & CEO of Inclusionem, shared her insights on how companies need to make data driven decisions about their diversity and inclusion agenda....

Highlights: In Depth - Founders, Investors and Enablers

Female founders are a small but growing part of the start-up ecosystem. What are the unique challenges they face and what are some of the initiatives in place to help...

Summary Report: Why are ESG Metrics Critical?

Background A January 2021 media report in the UAE states, “Environmental, social and governance standards are at the heart of investment strategies of sovereign wealth funds in the UAE as...

Insights: From Corporate Ladder to Entrepreneurship: Creating Diversity by Design

Women in Business Committee Capital Club Dubai hosted a panel discussion, moderated by Greg Jasmin from the Women in Business Committee, on the transition from the corporate world into become...