Saana Azzam

Award-winning Bilingual International Economist, Keynote Speaker, World-Class Master of Ceremonies (MC), Corporate Trainer, Author, Business Influencer, Forbes Contributor

Fee Range: $10,000 - $15,000

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Leadership, Economics, Strategic Planning, Business Growth, Communication, Networking, Presentation Skills, Peak Performance, Women in Business

Looking for an Inspiring and Engaging Keynote Speaker, or World-class Master of Ceremonies (MC) to Elevate Your Event?

Saana Azzam is recognized globally for her ability to captivate and connect with audiences. She brings dynamic energy and a tailored approach to events engaging audiences with her charismatic and informed presence.

She has distinguished herself as a professional keynote speaker, embracing her passion for impacting the lives of others.

Saana is relentless! Born to a Palestinian refugee, she has no fear of breaking glass ceilings. She is a citizen of the world. Growing up in Europe, Saana has pushed herself far beyond her humble beginnings. She’s a graduate from the esteemed Stockholm School of Economics with a Master’s degree in Economics. Working as a gold trader, she moved to Dubai and created her dream job, starting the first speakers’ bureau in the Middle East.

Her exemplary expertise lies in the art of professional speaking, learned from some of the best speakers and coaches worldwide. Along with exceptional keynotes, Saana is also a sought-after Master of Ceremonies, and Panel Moderator combining entertainment with consummate professionalism as a show host, making every event from galas to corporate conferences, both memorable and impactful.

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Saana has been featured in many publications including: Forbes Magazine, The New York Times, Moral Moda Magazine, Insight Success Magazine, Total Prestige Magazine, Authority Magazine, and has appeared on CNBC, MBC, and appears on many worldwide Podcasts and Live-streaming shows. She is a Best-selling Author of Leading Speakers, and Your Dose of Motivation: 18 Uplifting Stories to Inspire Your Day.

One of her favorite thought leaders is the writer and poet Maya Angelou. Saana read her book “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” and found Maya’s thoughts closely linked to the core of her life as a speaker, master of ceremonies, business owner, wife, and Mom.

Saana has engaged with a spectrum of high-profile individuals, appearing on stage with John Maxwell, and has worked with official functions in front of Royalties and Dignitaries. Her portfolio of interviews include notable figures such as: Zach King, Grant Cardone, President Thabo Mbeki, Dr. Mark van Rijeman, and Raja al Gurg. This experience highlights her ability to connect with and bring insights from leaders and influencers across various industries.

Her most requested Keynote Experiences include:

"The Swedish Business Council in UAE held an event where we hired Saana for a presentation. Charismatic & interesting, we all felt like we could have sat there and listened for hours. Saana is great at reading the audience and we received really positive feedback from everyone. Would love to have her present again."
~ Johanna Krüger, Swedish Business Council in UAE

Her audiences include: Spotify, The Kellogg Company, Ericsson, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation, Philips, Harvard Alumni Association, RTA, Del Monte, UAE University, Masdar Energy, and has worked with official functions in front of Royalties and Dignitaries.

Achievements and Accomplishments by Saana Azzam include:

To keep herself healthy mentally and physically, she works with a team that includes a personal trainer, therapist, and energy reader. She keeps a 500-piece puzzle on her desk to keep her mind sharp. “That gives me a lot of serenity,” she adds.

Looking for an Inspiring and Engaging Keynote Speaker, or World-class Master of Ceremonies (MC) to Elevate Your Event? Saana Azzam combines entertainment with consummate professionalism, to create an experience your audience won’t soon forget! To book Saana click Book this speaker below, call us at 888-766-3155, or text us at 336-707-0859.