Two Moroccan women are on Forbes Magazine’s “Women Behind Middle Eastern Brands” 2020 list.
On the forbes list of commercial brands created by women, we find Salwa Akhannouch for her brand “Yan & One” and Mouna Abbassi for the “Izil Beauty” brand.
The forbes Magazine list includes women from the Middle East region or those who have created commercial brands in the region.
According to the magazine, Salwa Akhannouch launched in 2017 “Yan & One”, a well-known brand in the world of beauty, cosmetics and well-being and whose products are used by celebrities.
Salwa Akhannouch is also the founder and CEO of the Aksal group, exclusive distributor of leading commercial brands in Morocco.
Regarding Mouna Abbassi, she created the brand “Izil Beauty” in 2012 in Dubai. She specializes in the development of beauty products and established her cosmetics factory last year in Ras al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates.
The forbes list includes 40 business leaders who have established brands in the Middle East region.