MAJD SHWEIKEH



Majd Shweikeh is the Founder and President of Masharek, an Exclusive Strategic Partner of 360Solutions LLC, is a CMA, holder of GSM certificate, and who brings over 25 years of executive experience with a vision and devotion to empower and share success with others.

Before getting into the entrepreneurial world, Mrs Shweikeh assumed top positions in different local and regional companies. From 2010 till 2012, she was the Group CEO of VTEL Middle East and Africa Limited; leading 4 different telecom companies, in GSM, Wireless Local Loop, Fiber Optic and CDMA in Jordan, Iraq, and Africa.

Mrs Shweikeh was the Vice President of Jordan Telecom Group and CEO Orange Mobile until May 2010. She had held this position since January 2006; where she was named as the first Female CEO for a telecommunication company in the World. Prior to assuming the CEO position, she was the Chief Financial Officer and member of the Operating Committee since 2000 for MobileCom (currently branded Orange Mobile); the second mobile operator in Jordan.

Mrs Shweikeh was the President of the International Women’s Forum / Jordan Chapter; a member in the Economic and Social Council; and a member in the Economic Policy Development Forum. She is also at the Board of trustees for Isra’a University and is a Board Member at Bank al Eithad, assuming the position of the head of the Audit Committee. Mrs Shweikeh is also a Board Member at Friends of Global Fund to fight Aids, Malaria and Tuberculosis, Board Member in the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO), Board member in Iotum a Teleconferencing Co based in Toronto; a Member in the Business Professional Women-Amman and Honor Member in the Inner Wheel Club of Amman. Mrs Shweikeh served as a Board member at the Social Security Investment Unit from 2006 till 2009. A Board member at The Palestinian Telecommunication Company (PALTEL) from 2010 till 2012; board member at Itisaluna Iraq, Newroz Telecom Kurdistan, Tempo Africell Burundi, and VTEL Holdings Limited Jordan.

Mrs Shweikeh holds a first class Honors BSc in Finance from Yarmouk University and she received the Certified Management Accountant certification from the USA in 1999; and in 2012; Mrs Shweikeh received the Global Senior Management Certificate from both University of Chicago and IE University in Spain.