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17. Amira Elmissiry-Sulai on knowing what you bring to the table, stillness and leading in times of crisis

confidence diversity leadership interview leadership skills self-mastery Sep 21, 2023



Amira Elmissiry-Sulai is a lawyer, investor and development professional with unshakeable confidence in what she brings to the table as a senior leader. She knows her strengths, celebrates her ethnic and gender diversity and is deliberate about creating environments that support her and others to thrive. Stillness is a fundamental skill that helps her to return to herself and to be able to steer the ship during turbulent times.

Topics discussed:

  • 3 things Amira knows she brings to the table
  • Why we can’t afford to not find our voice
  • The responsibility that comes with having a seat at the table
  • How pregnancy catalysed her career
  • How she turned around an environment that wasn’t supporting her talents
  • The importance of being still during a crisis

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