Sharifa is a passionate entrepreneurship development consultant, businesswoman and certified trainer with eleven years of experience in the public, private and social sectors in the Sultanate of Oman and the United Kingdom. She is the receipient of Businesswoman Personality of the year award 2011 from the AlRoya Business Publication House in Oman, as well as member of the SME committee at the Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry (OCCI). Sharifa is an associate member of the Institute of Biomedical Scientists in the U.K. and she holds a Bachelors degree in Medical Sciences from the U.K. Driven by a passion to support projects that bring about cultural, social and business model transformation, she is working towards creating an entrepreneurial mindset that results in a culture paradigm shift through all sectors in the Omani Market. You can find her on her blog or on Twitter at @OmnEntrepreneur.