Ilham Abbas is an entrepreneur focused on cutting-edge, high-quality, innovative, and exciting projects. Her main focus is on setting up projects and businesses in Media, Fashion & Beauty, Luxury, Events, and Online Retail. She is the Founder, President, & CEO of Ilhaam Group, which designs and develops high-quality brands, produces ideal platforms to showcase them, and creates opportunities to support the Fashion, Luxury, & Lifestyle industries’ growth.
Before starting out on her own, Ilham spearheaded the development of concepts for three industries under the aegis of TECOM Investments: luxury, fashion, and beauty. She also proved her mettle at TECOM Investments as Executive Director of Marketing & Corporate Affairs. She enhanced her marketing management, quality assurance, people, and commercial skills with her involvement in the following five industries: Media, Information Communications Technology, Education, Biotechnology, and Renewable Energy. This involvement encompassed prestigious free-zone brands such as Dubai Internet City, Dubai Media City, Dubai Knowledge Village, International Media Production Zone, Dubai Studio City, Dubai Outsource Zone, Dubai International Academic City, Dubiotech, and Enpark.