Salma Awwad

Editor-In-Chief
Having worked in the luxury industry for 15 years, Salma brings both a versatile set of skills and in-depth knowledge required to excel at this role. A graduate of Parsons, she worked for the biggest names in the fashion and beauty industries, such as L’Oreal, Ralph Lauren and Giorgio Armani. Before joining Harper’s Bazaar Arabia, she held senior editorial positions including Deputy Editor on Stylist Magazine, Lifestyle Director at Arabian Business, and Group Fashion Stylist across the Conde Nast Group in the region, where she also launched the digital platforms for these international brands.
Oct 28, 2019
“It’s amazing that in the UAE, and the entire region, there are a lot of girls leading the tech frontier. That’s awesome because it means that there’s no choice but to see the power of a woman in the world we’re about to walk into – and that’s beautiful” – will.i.am
Oct 28, 2019
The multiplatinum-winning musician, who is the first male to be shot for the cover of Harper’s BAZAAR Arabia, breaks physical and virtual realities in our November issue. Will navigates the remarkable technological revolution that the Middle East and the world is on the cusp of, and sheds light on the importance of women leadership in the field of A.I. and robotics
Oct 07, 2019
A raw voice of inspiration for the new generation, Jordanian actress Salma Malhas’ rising star cannot be ignored