Aisha Al Mannaei

Aisha serves as our Associate to High Water. Previously, she was a Scientific Analyst to Blue Dome Capital where she has conducted scientific assessments of incoming ventures related to deep learning, energy and space.


Before joining the corporate world, she has had over 4 years of experience as physics research assistant. Her undergraduate thesis, which focused on developing a fast and miniaturized gamma-ray detector for space missions has won the mini satellite competition by the UAE Space Agency and will be launched by the end of 2021. Aisha holds a bachelors degree in physics with a concentration of mathematics from New York University of Abu Dhabi. She is currently a final year astrophysics PhD candidate at the University College London.

Favorite quote: “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” – Marie Curie