Speaker Profile

Dina Said

Managing Director
Eden Capital

Dina Said Dwyer is the Managing Director of Eden Capital,a private equity firm focused in the professional & business services, education & training, and healthcare services sectors. Having spent over 20 years in the private equity industry, Dina is uniquely positioned to understand private sector solutions to the gender gap in Middle East and North Africa. She has served as a managing director at Unifund SA, an Analyst at the Blackstone Group in New York, and trained at the Carlyle Group in London. She also currently leads Brighter Vision, her family Foundation, dedicated to providing education and economic empowerment to women in Egypt through partnerships with Education for Employment and other prominent groups and sits on the Advisory Board of the Children’s Rights Division for Human Rights Watch. Ms. Said completed her MBA at Columbia Business School, and her undergraduate degree at the Wharton School of Business.