In the second part of this episode, Laila and Seham AlHusaini continue their conversation about Seham’s remarkable leadership journey. Seham reveals how she balances her professional and personal life, and what she does to stay mindful and motivated. She shares her tips and tricks for managing stress, maintaining health, and nurturing relationships. Laila and Seham also discuss the importance of self-awareness, especially in the fast-paced and ever-changing world of technology and business. They explore how Seham uses her strengths, values, and personality to lead her team and serve her customers. They also reflect on the challenges and opportunities that artificial intelligence (AI) poses for the food delivery industry and society at large. This episode is full of wisdom, inspiration, and practical advice for anyone who wants to pursue their dreams and make a positive impact in the world.
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