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Sheikha Bodour Al Qasimi

Ambassador for Cambridge Judge Business School


Chairperson, Sharjah Investment & Development Authority
Founder & CEO, Kalimat Publishing Group

Bodour Al Qasimi is the Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), in which capacity she is one of the key players in the emirate of Sharjah’s continued development.

A successful businesswoman and entrepreneur in her own right, she is the Founder and CEO of Kalimat Publishing Group, the region’s first publishing house dedicated to the production of quality original Arabic children’s titles.

She holds a BA (Hons) from Cambridge, an MSc in Medical Anthropology from University College London, and has successfully completed publishing courses from both Yale and Columbia.

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