Business & Entrepreneurship

40 Women to Watch 2019: Zubaida Bai is a fierce champion of women and girls living in poverty


Zubaida Bai

Zubaida Bai is part of The Tempest’s 40 Women to Watch 2019, which spotlights extraordinary women and femmes making waves in their industries or passions of choice.

Zubaida Bai is raising a $20 million investment fund for mother-entrepreneurs creating social impact.

Zubaida has done amazing work with her company, Ayzh, which designs healthcare products and helps educate women and girls living in poverty. Ayzh was started with the creation of Janma, a $3 clean birth kit in a purse. Bai has been recognized as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, a Maternal Health Champion by Ashoka, a TED Speaker, Fellow, and Resident, and a Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Pioneer by the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC).