In this episode, Laila welcomes Seham AlHusaini, the General Manager of Deliveroo in Kuwait, to The Knowledge Mindfulness Porch. Seham is a leader, a visionary, and a trailblazer in the fields of food delivery, logistics, and banking. She has successfully launched and managed businesses in Kuwait and the US, bringing innovation, efficiency, and customer satisfaction to the forefront. Dr. Laila and Seham discuss the many facets of her life, including growing up in Kuwait during the Iraqi Invasion, her educational pursuits at Columbia Business School and the University of Texas, and her return to the Middle East as the General Manager of Deliveroo. Seham shares with us her insights, challenges, and achievements as she leads one of the most competitive and dynamic markets in the region. Tune in to The Knowledge Mindfulness Porch and learn from Seham AlHusaini’s amazing journey of delivering success in Kuwait.
About Seham AlHusaini: As the General Manager of Deliveroo in Kuwait, Seham spearheaded the launch of the food delivery platform in one of the region’s food capitals. She has extensive experience in leading multi-functional teams for multi-million-dollar companies in both Kuwait and the US. Prior to joining Deliveroo, she was COO of Shipa Freight, a digital logistics platform, and served as a senior manager at Agility. AlHusaini also spent four years as a management consultant at Strategy&, a top-tier strategy consulting firm in New York, tackling projects for the banking industry in North America. In 2021, AlHusaini joined the board of directors at Jazeera Airways as an independent board member. She holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Texas at Austin and an MBA from Columbia University.
Hosted By: Dr. Laila Marouf