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Membership Benefits

Young Arab Leaders Membership is your chance to shape the future of the Arab World and gain access to a premier network of renowned industry leaders, as it also opens doors to exclusive networking events.

Power Lunch

Executive Meetups

Member Socials

High Impact Debate Forum

Seasonal Celebrations

Professional Education Lectures


Young Arab Leaders Members are actively engaged throughout the year in a variety of initiatives working towards making our shared vision a reality:


Expand your knowledge horizon and network by taking part in exclusive member events with influential leaders and industry innovators.

Gain access to new products/services

Gain access to new products/services in the market and create new business and investment opportunities

Form trusting business relationships

Build trusted business relationships with YAL network of members where you can learn, grow and develop

Student Internships

Harness the potential and fresh perspectives of young talent by offering student internships in your organization.

Workshops and Mentorship

Extend your contribution to entrepreneurial workshops organized by Young Arab Leaders by volunteering to speak/mentor on a topic in your field of expertise.

Community Initiative Sponsorship

Your organization can propose and partner with YAL to sponsor or support a community initiative aimed at empowering and educating young leaders.

Membership Rules


The Applicant must not exceed 49 years of age on the date of application submission; However, exceptions may be made following approval from Young Arab Leaders Board Members.


The Applicant must be ethnically Arab or hold an Arab Country’s Passport.


The Applicant must have earned the respect and trust of the public and have an unprecedented reputation locally as well as globally.


The Applicant must have a proven track record of exceptional leadership and demonstrable experience in his/her field and in situations unrelated to his/her direct professional interests.


The Applicant must have substantial accomplishments and must be an influential figure in the Public Sector or Business, Administrative Affairs, Media, Arts, Civil Activities fields, or be actively involved in any other relevant field in the Arab World.


The Applicant must commit to the Mission and Vision of Young Arab Leaders.


Annual Membership Fee AED 8,000

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