Deemah Al Yahya

Adviser on Digital Transformation and Innovation, MiSK

Deemah is a tech pioneer, at Microsoft she was appointed as the first Saudi female to be assigned as an Executive Director, leading Developer Experience & Digital Innovation. She was a consultant for various governmental and private organizations in the fields of innovation and digital economy along leading Saudi's national digital transformation strategy. With a commitment to support Saudi females, Deemah has managed to launch and lead several initiatives that focus on enabling women in the IT Industry, and enhancing their skills to meet the highest standards of the Saudi labor markets; which is what led her to establish ‘Women Spark Initiative’. Deemah Alyahya seeks to move Saudi youth to the forefront of digital nations, by developing a distributive pioneering technical ecosystem built primarily around Saudi talents and innovative spirit.