In support of celebrations worldwide of female entrepreneurs, HSBC Private Bank is releasing a feature video of inspiring female business owners recounting their personal stories to entrepreneurial success. The video will feature successful entrepreneurs from all over the world ranging from Caroline Pugh, co-founder of VirtualU in Washington D.C. to Fatima Al Shirawi of The Gracious F in Dubai. It aims to provide an insight into the careers and entrepreneurial journeys these female entrepreneurs have been through. The full list of entrepreneurs featured includes:
- Caroline Pugh, Chief of Staff, NavHealth (Washington D.C., USA), a tech startup that develops 3D scanning technology and was named in Entrepreneur magazine's '15 female Entrepreneurs to watch in 2015'.
- Masoom Minawala, CEO of Style Fiesta (Mumbai, India) - who founded the company when she was just 23, making her one of the youngest entrepreneurs in India
- Fatima Al Shirawi, founder of The Gracious F (Dubai, UAE) - who set up the lifestyle brand
- Sylvia Yin, co-founder of shopping app Shoppr (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) who was named in Forbes' '30 under 30 Asia' 2016 list
- Anna Carin-Nordin, founder of Hotel Anthropologist (Madrid, Spain) - who set up the hospitality consulting and management business for the hotel industry after a career in the luxury hotel sector that took her to all parts of Europe
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