Lara

Ammoury

Senior Sales Director, Europe, Middle East and Africa

Reducing gender inequalities in the MENA region. The overall progress of gender equality is not enough, especially in the MENA region. Removing the obstacles to female participation in all labor forces is crucial to our societal development.

Successful women as role models, and their stories of overcoming their challenges who have come from a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) educational background like myself or those who work in the ICT (Information and Communication technology) field.

Daily self-assessment contributes to my constant learning from successful and unsuccessful experiences and situations.

Exercising is a very important part of my daily routine; it increases my productivity at work and improves my health. It helps me to release stress and strategize my daily priority list. Exercise and meditation allow me to think with a clear head and helps me to stay on task and focus better.

Breaking stereotypes. As a professional woman working in a male-dominant satellite communication industry in MENA, typical gender stereotypes shape how people perceive and interact with me.