Leena Al Olaimy

Social Innovator, Interspecies Advocate, and Writer & Speaker in Bahrain

Social entrepreneur and cofounder of 3BL Associates, an award-winning people+planet strategy consultancy and think-do-tank that has innovated concepts like Public-Planet Partnerships, Diversity On Board, Nonviolent Resilience, and Reimagine MENA.

Writer on politics, entrepreneurship and sustainable development for the World Economic Forum Global Agenda Blog, Open Democracy, Stanford Social Innovation Review, the Huffington Post and Wamda. Author of the forthcoming book Compassionate Counterterrorism: The Power of Inclusion in Fighting Fundamentalism.

Global speaker who has given 150+ talks globally, including at TEDxCarthage—the largest in Africa on our'Global Crisis of Values'; and chairing a roundtable on 'Empowering Communities for Positive Change' during HRH the Prince of Wales' visit to Bahrain.

  • Work
    • 3BL Associates
  • Education
    • New York University
    • Dartmouth College
    • Harvard Business School
    • Biomimicry 3.8 Institute