Mona Kazim

An Engineer, author, professional speaker, certified trainer and a life coach. A graduate of the first batch of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s Leadership Development Program 2005 which was one of the best two-year program offered by the top worldwide international trainers from prestigious global universities and a Nominee for a membership in the Federal National Council for the year 2006 and a graduate from Kuwait University, Faculty of Engineering and Petroleum as a Chemical Engineer in 1994, As a former Director of Government Performance in the Prime Ministers’ Office, Mona worked in the government corporate sector with 11 years of experience in strategic planning and government performance management at the levels of both local and federal governments She was able to establish the government performance management system for the Government of the United Arab Emirates in 2007 which was adopted and directed by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, for the review and development of more than 44 ministries and federal entities’ strategic plans and the creation of an integrated performance management system amongst the Federal entities. After conducting hundreds of workshops to raise awareness on quality, environment, safety and strategy at her first job – the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority- Mona witnessed a complete transformation in her life. Having gone through many life obstacles, early marriage, wars, challenges and setbacks, she is now a social activist and a well-known figure in society with a following of thousands of people worldwide. She strives to empower people and uses leadership and love as a weapon through her self-help articles ,videos on various social media channels including her tailored workshops and training courses under Heart Masters for Training and Consultancies; she alongside her daughter Hanan AlSammak Cofounded in 2016 which is licensed from The foundation of Mohammed Bin Rashid for Small and Medium Enterprises. Mona aims to streamline her mission in life and fulfills ‘giving’ as her core value she strongly believes in and happily implemented with her ambitious children whom were fortunate to have the values of love, giving, knowledge instilled in them. Her two published books at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair in 2016 – HekayaTi with Mama Mona- and – The Challenges of an Emarati Woman – have been recognized across the region as a source of power and inspiration She now works closely with the Ministry of Happiness and participates in many community and volunteer projects, among them ‘Minutes of Positivity’ show. which is one of the initiatives of the National Program for Happiness and Positivity, that is aired daily on Noor Dubai radio channel and aims to promote happiness and positive thinking as a lifestyle among the members of the society. She is also an active member of Emirates Literature Foundation and a member of Society of Engineers With her distinguished performance, great vision, positive mindset and her strong sense of responsibility, she was able to obtain an internal auditor’s license for the ISO system in the field of total quality, safety and environment and was rewarded many certificates of appreciation for participation in many programs, events and conferences as an influencer and agent of change. She has been hosted on the best local and regional TV and radio channels such as Abu Dhabi TV, MBC, Emarat TV, Dubai TV, Sama Dubai, Al Dhafra, Sharqiya, Oman TV as well as interviews with leading Gulf newspapers like Emarat Alyoum and Al Khaleej and Arabic magazines like Kul Osra and Al Saada As an NLP Professional Coach from the International Coach Federation (ICF), a certified trainer licensed from The Canadian American Institute and Cambridge College with a diploma in Neuro-Linguistic Programming from the American Institute of Professionalism along with an NLP Practitioner from the Association for NLP, Mona has delivered hundreds of lectures as a keynote speaker to the most distinguished organizations in the UAE and the Gulf, like the Prime Minister’s Office, Adnoc, Dewa, Public Resurrection, Women’s Association, more than 44 Ministries and Federal entities and many more. Besides that, Mona coaches top executives, managers, individuals in leadership, strategic planning, self love, and developing a successful mindset. She lives by “with Love we create miracles”.