Najah Al Mugahed

Najah-Al-Mugahed

Gender; Islamic Economics & Finance

Najah Al Mugahed has Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology from the University Utara Malaysia. She began her career as a Project Manager for a computer skills training program with the aim of empowering women by equipping them with necessary skills to enter the job market.

She then joined the Yemen Microfinance Network as a Training Executive and in April 2012. Najah  was then promoted to the position of Managing Director. Under the Chevening scholarship programme, Najah completed a Masters in Development Administration & Planning at University College London.

Affiliation: University College London

Research Interests: Capacity Building; Project Management; Microfinance; Gender