Alanoud Madhi

Senior Associate in the Office of Strategic Affairs, Crown Prince Court

United Arab Emirates

Alanoud Madhi is a Senior Associate in the Office of Strategic Affairs at the Crown Prince Court, conducting public policy analysis on socioeconomic issues relevant to Abu Dhabi and the UAE in various fields including education, citizen well-being and governance. Additionally, Alanoud runs the operations of the UAE-wide-operating NGO: Al Bayt Mitwahid Association as the Vice Chairwoman of the Executive Committee.Prior to that, Alanoud was a student at Abu Dhabi University where she served as the Student Council President for two consecutive terms, representing students in management committees and councils. Alanoud holds a Bachelor in Business Administration and a Minor in English Translation from Abu Dhabi University, and is now a member of the Alumni Board as the Chairperson for the Alumni and Students Outreach Committee.Alanoud is also the founder of an online social media initiative called @BetweentheSips, which encourages intellectual dialogue about social topics pertaining to the UAE and the GCC. She is also a columnist at Sail e-magazine.Alanoud has moderated high-level panels on several topics since 2009, including education, entrepreneurship, technology and the green economy.