#7. Mona Yousuf Almoayyed: Mona is the Managing Director of Y.K. Almoayyed & Sons—a diversified group established in 1940, with divisions specializing in trading, contracting, concrete products, air-conditioning, telecom services and property development. The group employs over 2,000 people. Almoayyed is a big advocate of an environmentally friendly world and is a gardening enthusiast. She won the King Cup for Big Gardens in 2007. She supports a number of non-profits, including the Migrant Workers Protection Society, the Bahrain Business Women’s Society, Al Muntada and the MWPS Shelter for Domestic Abuse.