Maria Umar, Women’s Digital League

How One Woman Entrepreneur Is Breaking Pakistan’s ‘Cement Ceiling’

Maria runs the Women’s digital league; an online freelancing company that provides digital services to clients from around the world. Maria and her team of female employees work from their homes and conduct research, database management, event management etc.

Founded in 2009, it is a social enterprise that has worked with approximately 20 student freelancers, has 1 full-time employee, and has worked with 10 others in Hunza, Pakistan working out of a small technology center.