Shireen Yacoub

Chief Executive Officer, Edraak

Driving innovation and inclusivity in the EdTech space to empower youth through education, one byte at a time. Shireen is the CEO of Edraak, an initiative of the Queen Rania Foundation. Edraak is the Arab world’s leading open online education platform, reaching a growing community of 4.8 million learners across the MENA region, including disadvantaged youth in conflict zones and refugees. She is catalyzing an online reSkilling/upSkilling revolution in the MENA region and beyond, aimed at bridging the skills gap and building back better post-COVID.

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