10 NOURA SAKKIJHA

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Cat­e­gory: Brand: Jew­elry Me­juri Na­tion­al­ity: Jor­da­nian

Noura Sakkijha is the co-founder and CEO of jew­elry brand Me­juri, which she launched in 2015 and later ex­panded glob­ally to 35 coun­tries. In a span of less than five years, Me­juri has re­ceived $29 mil­lion in fund­ing from in­vestors in­clud­ing NEA and Imag­i­nary, with fol­low-on VCs: Fe­lix, BDC, In­cite and Dash Ven­tures. Ken­dall Jen­ner, Sophia Bush and Whit­ney Port are among the celebri­ties who have worn Me­juri’s cre­ations. The brand’s an­nual rev­enue has quadru­pled for its fourth year in a row. Sakkijha stud­ied in­dus­trial en­gi­neer­ing and worked in con­sult­ing at one of the fi­nan­cial in­sti­tu­tions in Toronto be­fore start­ing Me­juri.

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