Deyana Abououbeid

Justice Accelerator Programme Officer

I am very much driven by a passion for new experiences and impactful results. I believe that each person has a responsibility to influence others and participate in achieving a positive change for a better tomorrow. Being part of HiiL is a great opportunity to witness and participate in impacting the justice system in a way that works for people.

Deyana Abououbeid is a PMP-certified expert with +9 years of professional experience and a bachelor’s degree in Finance and Business Economics. Currently, Deyana holds the position of Justice Accelerator Programme Officer at the Hague Institute for Innovation of Law (HiiL). In her role, she supports the team in programme design, oversees the daily management of activities, and works directly with the Programme Manager and the teams in the Hubs where HiiL operates.

Deyana has a proven track record of implementing +20 projects working with various international NGOs in fields relevant to entrepreneurship, women and youth empowerment, livelihoods, and capacity building. In the past four years, she has been heavily involved in the startups and acceleration ecosystem in the MENA Region tackling both sides of the equation; as an entrepreneur and as an expert working with acceleration programs.

Outside of work, Deyana is passionate about travelling, experiencing different cultures, climbing, and attending music festivals.

Contact info
+31 70 762 0700