About The Speaker
Mina Salman is the Co-Founder of Bagallery, a Karachi-based beauty and e-commerce startup, as well as a beauty and wellness influencer. Launched in Dubai during 2011, Mina started her team with just 3 people and a Facebook page, which has now grown to over 40 team members in Karachi and a following of 300,000 people on Instagram alone, with an e-commerce platform that is performing at the highest level in Pakistan. Bagallery is hailed as one of the leaders in the beauty and e-commerce industry in Pakistan. With over 500 international brands such as L’Oreal, Unilever and Procter and Gamble, the team focuses on entering into partnerships so as to provide the Pakistani consumer with authentic products. The startup recently raised $900,000 from a Pre-Series A funding round at Lakson Venture Capital (LVC). In 2017, Mina also started her blogging journey @thebeauteousblog, where she worked with various Middle Eastern and UAE beauty and wellness brands to bring awareness to socially charged topics. She holds an MBA in Marketing and Media, with a focus on Customer Service, Marketing and PR.