As the CEO of Alliances for Global Sustainability, Co-Founder of Aurora50 and Honorary President of the Emirates Green Building Council, Sheikha Shamma is a highly regarded business leader and expert in the field of sustainability. In addition, she serves as a member of the UAE’s Circular Economy Council, the Yale Center for Environmental Law and Policy Advisory Board, and the Industry and Academic Advisory Board for the Academy of International Business MENA.

Sheikha Shamma has also established the Shamma bint Sultan Sustainability Initiatives, a social enterprise currently focusing on nature-based climate solutions whose flagship program is Mangroves 4 Mankind; and Women in Sustainability, an initiative that supports and facilitates
programs for youth to high level thought leadership.

Sheikha Shamma holds a Masters degree in Sustainability Leadership from Cambridge University