Louise KarimCo-Founder at Mums @ Work
Managing Director of Women@Work, Louise Karim, is an experienced Communication Specialist with more than 16 years’ experience in both the international and regional markets. Louise has led teams at leading regional and international companies including DABO & Co, The Dubai World Trade Centre and Emirates Airlines. More recently she set up the digital department for two highly successful Dubai-based agencies. Representing a vast number of global brands including Virgin, Coca-Cola and The Four Seasons, Louise, a natural communicator with a drive to achieve, specialises in developing digital plans, which deliver strategic results.
2016 saw Louise take a shift in her career path, when she joined the Mackenzie Jones group to develop and lead the Women@Work business. Louise’s passion for diversity and inclusion in the workplace and the insight into the target market through her own personal experience of juggling her role as a mother while still sustaining a successful career, is an integral part of the partnership with co-founder David Mackenzie.
A dedicated mother to two young boys, Louise is very passionate about the Women@Work concept and the opportunity it brings to women in the region, whatever stage they are in their career. She champions supporting women back to the workplace, together with building the concept and uptake of flexible work opportunities in the region.