Guest blogger

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What I do

Shatha works for the UAE's Prime Minister’s Office as a Director in the Mohammed Bin Rashid Centre for Government Innovation.


Shatha has over a decade of experience in policy and strategy development, as well as being an entrepreneur. In her most recent role with the Abu Dhabi Council for Economic Development, Shatha was responsible for strategy and performance. Prior to moving to Abu Dhabi, Shatha spent over six years at the Executive Office where she held various roles within the Economic Intelligence Unit and the Chairman’s Office.

Shatha is interested in innovation in the public sector and social entrepreneurship, and is passionate about youth development.