Laila Hareb Almheiri


Alive Group, ex GCAA

Laila Bin Hareb Almheiri is an Emirati serial entrepreneur, the founder & CEO of Alive Group, a keynote speaker, and a well-acknowledged expert on multiple disciplines with more than three decades of experience in transforming the aviation, cybersecurity, public transportation, and holistic healthcare sectors. Recognised as a key driver of meaningful change by helping communities overcome significant issues, Laila also leverages her past experience in organic leadership, organizational transformation, and digital innovation to contribute immensely to the development of the UAE.

Laila founded Alive Group driven by bringing change to society and communities based on her personal experiences. Under the Group, she set up innovative diagnostics (Alive Medical), education (Alive Education and Events), and cybersecurity awareness (Alive Newledge) where she spearheads and views all operations while also providing consultation services to leave a lasting positive impact on society. Simultaneously, she works as the senior advisor to Bain & Company.

Laila has been honoured by the United Nations’ ICAO and IAWA as a global woman leader who has inspired generations. She has also been recognized among the Top 50 Influential Women in the Arab World by Forbes. She has been commended internationally and regionally with the World Women Leadership Awards, the US Stevie Award, and the UAE Aviation Personality of the Year for two consecutive years


MEBAA Show Conference: Biz Av Talks 2022

08 December 2022 | 12:55 - 13:45 | Panel: Accelerating business profitability with collaboration

Discuss how the business aviation market can work together to cope with changing flight demands, connectivity and customer expectations. Learn how governments, operators, charters and FBOs are tailoring their services to ensure business continuity and profitability.

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