Women Business Leaders in the Middle East and Africa
Join us to hear from women leaders of U.S. Chamber of Commerce affiliates in the Middle East and Africa. They will share their unique experiences and advice for women-owned businesses seeking to export to the region.
Camille Richardson, Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Middle East & Africa
Sylvia Menassa, CEO, AmCham Egypt
Rose Alissi, CEO, AmCham Jordan
Margaret Olele, Executive Director, AmCham Nigeria
Angela Russell, CEO, AmCham South Africa
Rabia El Alama, Executive Director, AmCham Morocco,
Liz Beneski, Executive Director, AmCham Abu Dhabi
Date: Tuesday, July 13, 2021
Time: 9:00AM-10:30AM EDT
For more information, contact Terri.Batch@trade.gov or Karen.Burress@trade.gov
Women Empowered Leave Legacies Through Trade & Investment (WELLTI) Coffee Chat Series
The U.S. Commercial Service invites U.S. women business leaders to join us for virtual discussions with women entrepreneurs across Africa and the Middle East. Each “coffee chat” will be held on Microsoft Teams and participants will hear from local SMEs in the designated market, learn about export opportunities and make connections with potential African business partners.
January 28: Kenya
March 9: Ethiopia
April 6: Morocco
August 24: South Africa
Meet some of the women who are driving export success for U.S. companies. Working with the U.S. Commercial Service to establish and advance their international sales strategies, these women are a great example of what is possible for women-led businesses around the United States.