For Rama Chakaki, Nurturing Entrepreneurs Is a Heartfelt Mission

Rama Chakaki was in her mid-20s when she was diagnosed with an autoimmune disease that builds scar tissue around her heart. Determined to make the most of her life, she sought to promote the concept of corporate social responsibility in the region. Nearly two decades later, she has a leadership role in the Middle East’s entrepreneurial landscape, helping innovative social enterprises through her firm, Baraka Ventures. “There’s always a way to break through and do things the right way,” Chakaki tells Arabic Knowledge at Wharton.Read More