Sheikh Dr. Majid Al Qassimi
Sheikh Dr. Majid Al Qassimi is a co-founder of three impactful businesses, including a consultancy, a fair-trade coffee importer, and a media venture. With a background in veterinary science, he served as a chief veterinary officer and adviser in the UAE government. His central passion is storytelling, which he uses to amplify voices for sustainability, the environment, and marginalized communities. His consultancy, Soma Mater, aids governments and businesses in achieving food sustainability and circular economy objectives. People's Coffee empowers Yemeni farmers through fair prices and market integration, while Finyal Media focuses on storytelling for modern Arab youth. Through his businesses, Al Qassimi leverages his multidisciplinary experience, biology insights, and environmental values to foster change and sustainability.