Dr Nashwa Al Ruwaini – Board Member and CEO Pyramedia Group

Nashwa Al Ruwaini is a prominent and highly recognized Arab business woman who has vast experience in the media field and a career history that has led to her being acknowledged over the years as a best-in-class leading media and business excellence personality.

In terms of her business achievements she is currently Board Member and CEO of Pyramedia Group, a holding company that has under its’ umbrella: media production and consultancy, investments, advertising, medical, jewellery, manufacturing freight and real estate. Al Ruwaini is also the Founder of the Nashwa Foundation, a charity that is dedicated to philanthropic work.

Her award winning media company Pyramedia is renowned in the Middle East for having produced several significant and popular television shows that have been aired across the region and recognized for their success.

Nashwa Al Ruwaini was also the Founder and Board Member of the Middle East Film Festival, Abu Dhabi which was later renamed the Abu Dhabi Film Festival – a very well-received film event that had global reach.

Additionally she was member of the board of the International Digital Emmy and is an appointed member of the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences in the United States. In addition, she pioneered the Muslims on Screen and Television, a project that aims to improve and correct the image of Muslims on television and in films all across the globe.

Using her strength in media consulting, Al Ruwaini has a very strong portfolio of government and private sector clients spanning across the Middle East that she provides counsel to.