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Mon, 01 May|
The Garden Concept-1st floor event space
Design Thinking & Creativity with Layal Baaklini, Managing Director of Barcadi and Global Brand Director at Grey Goose
Layal Baaklini is a creative, curious marketer and growth strategist. She launched Bacardi's first-ever incubator program globally unleashing a transformative innovation culture for the organization that led to two product launches.
Time & Location
01 May 2023, 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM GST
The Garden Concept-1st floor event space, 733 Sheikh Zayed Rd - Al Quoz - Al Quoz Industrial Area 3 - Dubai - United Arab Emirates
About the Event
About Layal Baaklini
Layal Baaklini is a creative, curious marketer and growth strategist with more than 18 years of experience in communication, innovation, marketing, and incubator programs. She is currently working with Bacardi Limited, the world’s largest privately held spirits company as Managing Director for Disruptive Innovation globally. She is also the Global Brand Director for Grey Goose international markets covering AMEA, Australia, New Zealand, Latin America, Eastern Europe, and Global Travel Retail.
Layal is driven by her purpose to instill creative confidence to achieve the extraordinary. She infuses creativity by distilling data and transforming it into actionable insights leading to potential value creation. In her Marketing tenure, she led Bacardi and Martini in Asia Middle East and Africa driving double-digit sustainable and profitable growth while enhancing brand love.
She has launched Bacardi’s first-ever incubator program globally Next Gen Idea Lab, unleashing a transformative innovation culture for the organization that has led to two product launches while leveraging Design Thinking and Sprint methodology.
In her previous role, Layal was responsible for delivering adjacent growth to Bacardi by seeding new businesses and building entrepreneurial capability under Bacardi Greenhouse. She is driven to empower individuals to own their full potential and is passionate about the intersection between business, entrepreneurship, and social responsibility. Layal is a life learner and graduated from Harvard Business School Leadership program, completed Ideo Foundation on Design Thinking. She also has an MBA from Saint Joseph University Lebanon.
Arrival starting at 8:30 am (order coffee and breakfast at Roseleaf Cafe on the first floor.
Talk starts at 9 am (no f&b orders are available in the event space on the 1st floor)
Networking at 10:30 am onwards
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This ticket includes the talk, networking, and complimentary water.AED 120.00+AED 3.00 service fee