Dubai – MENA Herald: FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, is supporting the 2015 Women in Leadership Economic Forum as the official Gold Sponsor for the second consecutive year. The Forum will take place in Abu Dhabi November 2-3.

“FedEx is committed to implementing the best diversity and inclusion practices.  Our workplace diversity enables us to be innovators and thought leaders in our industry,” said Nathalie Amiel-Ferrault, vice president, Customer Experience, Marketing & Communications for FedEx Express Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa.  “Through our active involvement in women & leadership programs and forums, FedEx aims to grow a community of women in the workplace and support them fulfill their aspirations.”

This year’s Women in Leadership Economic Forum focuses on advancing women’s participation in the workforce and increasing their business opportunities in the economy.  Lina Abdulrahman, manager of Human Resources for FedEx Express Middle East, will discuss the benefits of female leadership in workplaces across the region, while highlighting corporate best practices, during her participation in the ‘Expert’s Table: Increasing female leadership – best practices that work both globally and locally’ panel.

FedEx is also showcasing success stories of their female team members from around the world.  Visitors attending the forum are also encouraged to share their achievements through the ‘Sky should never be the limit’ interactive stand, placed at the forum.