Mona Khan

Senior Associate

Entrepreneurs are a major source of technological innovation, economic growth, and job creation. I genuinely believe that these facets will be incredibly important in driving vibrant, flourishing ecosystems, especially in the MENA region.


Mona Khan is a Senior Associate at Global Ventures. She has over 5 years of professional experience in the corporate and non-profit sectors in the US, UAE, and Pakistan. Previously, Mona served as a core member of the Chairman's Office at Aman Foundation, one of the most prominent international philanthropic foundations in South-Asia, providing support through governance, monitoring and evaluation as well as through the strategic planning of activities related to the health and education sectors. Prior to moving to Dubai, Mona worked as a Senior Investment Banking Analyst in New York where she conducted several buy-side and sell-side transactions, specifically in the Financial Institutions Group at Deutsche Bank. Mona holds an undergraduate degree in Math and Economics from Mount Holyoke College, where she received the 21st Century Scholarship for outstanding co-curricular achievement and leadership skills, and graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Entrepreneurs are a major source of technological innovation, economic growth, and job creation. I genuinely believe that these facets will be incredibly important in driving vibrant, flourishing ecosystems, especially in the MENA region.


Fun Facts

  • I love rollercoasters; "Kingda Ka is my favorite one so far"
  • Passionate about gender equality, especially in developing countries
  • Want to do skydiving next!