About Us

The International Business Women's Group (IBWG) of Abu Dhabi is a non-profit organisation  that was founded in 1995 by a group of expatriate business women looking to promote and support the capabilities of professional women in Abu Dhabi.  We are made up of a Board of Directors and a part-time paid Administrator and our membership is open to women of all nationalities doing business in Abu Dhabi and the UAE.

Board of Directors

Gulizar Jonian


Alnasr Group
Architectural Consultant

Tel: 050 494 0455

Sana Bardawil

Board Member

Director External Relations MENA, Royal Dutch Shell


Raya Abu Gulal

Board Member

Manaar Legal Consultancy
Corporate Lawyer & Managing Partner

Tel: 050 668 3170

Amanda Banham Menzies

Board Member

Healthpoint A Mubadala Company
Head of Marketing & Communications

Tel:+971 2 492 9533