DIFC Academy in partnership with Mercer and SOL International successfully delivered a virtual event in celebration of the International Women’s Day on 8th of March 2021. The event is entitled, “Women in Leadership: A Journey to their Success” which aims to uphold women’s achievements in a challenged world we live in.

International Women's Day 2021 theme is 'Choose to Challenge' - From challenge comes change, so let's all choose to challenge.

We are glad to have our esteemed panel who embodies women empowerment and exemplifies success in leadership.


Sarah Malik FCIArb – SOL International Ltd


Alya Al Zarouni – Executive Vice President-Operations at DIFC Authority and Head of DIFC Academy

Yvonne Sonsino – Global Co-Leader Next Stage at Mercer - exploring the work related implications of longevity and equality

Dr. Tenia Kyriazi – Deputy Director of Academic Operations at Middlesex University Dubai

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