Leading with Purpose : A Conversation with Sumayya Hassan
Welcome to today's episode of She Breaks Thru! I am pumped up because I have a special guest today. She is a phenomenal woman who has achieved numerous accolades throughout her career and has been recognized for her outstanding leadership and dedication to empowering others.
Her impressive background includes being a lawyer, an Eisenhower Fellow, and an alumna of prestigious universities such as Oxford and Stanford. She is the CEO of Takaful Insurance of Africa Limited, the first fully-fledged Takaful Operator in East and Central Africa. In addition, she sits on several boards of listed and private companies and the not-for-profit sector.
She is a youth and women empowerment champion and has initiated various programs for economic advancement. In this podcast, she talks about her experience in leadership and breaking barriers in a patriarchal society. I cannot wait to dive deep into her story and learn from her experiences. So, without further ado, please welcome our fantastic guest, Sumayya Hassan.
Here is a glance at the episode
- Introduction (0:38)
- Joining Takaful Insurance & Making An Impact (05:38)
- Leading With Purpose (13:52)
- Getting Your Team On Board With Your Vision (15:17)
- Beating the Odds in a Patriarchal Society (19:35)
- The Ripple Effect of Not Giving Up (25:35)
- Parting Advice for Listeners ( 29:38)