Somaya El Sherbini

Co-Founder, RightFoot

Giza, Egypt

About Somaya

Somaya is the Co-Founder of RightFoot, a consultancy firm based in Egypt that provides a variety of human resources and talent management services to companies extend in the MENA Region, Sub-Sahran Africa, the UK and the US. RightFoot is a people and organizational solutions and services company that works to provide practical experience and know-how that helps their clients make the right decisions, based on measurable outcomes. RightFoot’s mission and values are built with a unique focus on helping businesses maintain, scale and transform in a predictable manor, while focusing on their employees. Through their technology portfolio, RightFoot provides innovative solutions that adopt latest technology trends; are built with deep practitioner experiences, that enable their solutions to tackle pain points at their core. They offer technology solutions to enable employee effectiveness and organizational efficiency and also provide a range of services that include eLearning, talent acquisition, people analytics, career pathing, employer branding and talent management. From a consultancy perspective, RightFoot works to thoroughly understand their client’s needs, where they are and where they want to go and build bespoke offerings that ensure predictability in how work is measured and consistency in how organizations are run. Their consultancy services include middle management development, organizational assessments, design and culture. In addition to RightFoot, Somaya is also a member of the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt, the British Egyptian Businessmen’s Association and provides mentoring to companies selected to join the Endeavor network. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree with a Major in Accounting and Business Administration.


What Somaya hopes to gain from the VV GROW Fellowship:

Somaya is looking forward to networking and learning from women who are on the same entrepreneurial journey of scaling and growing their businesses. She is hoping to learn more about expanding the foot-print of her business in new markets. She is also hoping to learn about managing market and educational maturity as a business owner. Additionally, she is excited about the opportunity to gain visibility for her brand and to scrutinize current operations with a focus on sales and marketing.


What Somaya can offer other fellows:

Somaya can share her 25 years of experience in the corporate world and the skills she gained with fellows.


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