Wednesday, March 3,  2021
Dina Said

Dina Said has spent over a decade in the private equity industry. She is currently Managing Director at Unifund SA, the Executive Director of ACE & Company SA and Founder of PEX Global. A dedicated philanthropist, she has worked to promote female education, particularly as a means of fighting poverty and social instability in the Middle East and North Africa. Said completed her MBA at the Columbia Business School, and her Undergraduate Degree at the Wharton School of Business.


Future FocusSixty-five per cent of the population in the Middle East is under the age of 30, that is 242 million people. If this youth formed a country, they would constitute the 4th largest country in the world, directly behind the US and ahead of Indonesia. This youth challenge is the most critical economic development challenge facing the Middle East in the 21st century 


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It’s simple really, if we don’t save the Nile, everything else we are debating, discussing, arguing about will be irrelevant. Continue Reading

An open letter to Dr. Mohamed ElBaradei

I have the greatest respect and admiration for you. We can never forget that it was your courage and foresight that called for change and a transition...  Continue Reading

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Mish Fahem?

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