Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society (BBS)
Founded in 2000 by a group of leading Bahraini businesswomen, the Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society (BBS) fosters the empowerment of women locally and globally. Dedicated to supporting the career progression and success of all women in the business landscape, BBS helps to promote their members’ businesses and empower female entrepreneurs with best practices that adequately support and position them in today’s competitive business world. BBS connects women in the business community through the hosting of value added events, conferences and seminars, and by collaborating with strategic partners. BBS recognizes that women play a crucial role in the development and sustainable success of societies and economies and as such works to facilitate their success by providing opportunities for mutually beneficial business relationships to develop and grow, by offering guidance and encouragement for entrepreneurs, and by providing a platform where women can discuss the challenges they face, come up with innovative solutions, support each other through knowledge and experience sharing, and celebrate successes.
VISION AND MISSION
Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society is to be a globally sustainable, innovative and recognized network organization affecting positive change in the society and contributing to the entire economy of Bahrain.
Bahrain Businesswomen’s Society is a motivated and determined group of businesswomen in Bahrain whose goal is to pull a good network, to represent their members for constantly developed business and to promote, empower and support entrepreneurs with knowledge and best practices for a better position in the world of business.
Board of Directors 2016-2018
Feryal Abdulla Nass
Sheikha Mariam Bint Hamad Al Khalifa
Kaltham Abdullah Zainal
Secretary of the Board
Fatima AbdulKhaliq Al Dilawer
Waheeda Juma Al Doy
Vice Secretary of the board and
Head of Cultural & Training Committee
Vicky Saad Mouawad
Vice Treasurer & Head of Social Committee
Afnan Rashid Al Zayani
Head of Co-ordination and Follow-up Committee
Batool Mohammed Dadabhai
Head of Entrepreneurs Committee
Naeema Usman Baluch
Head of Economic Committee
Jameela Zouhair Hammouda
Head of Media and Public Relations Committee