Canadian Armenian, born in Iraq and lives in the United Arab Emirates.
Gulizar Jonian is a businesswoman, architect and individual of many talents. She is the Coordinator of “Women in Abu Dhabi” (WIAD).
She received a BSc degree in architecture from the University of Baghdad. Gulizar has worked in the fields of business, architecture and real estate. Besides doing extensive charity work in Canada and the UAE, she has been a publisher of children's books.
Gulizar is active also in the IBWG (International Business Women's Group Abu Dhabi ), a group of 140 members with multinational forum, where businesswomen are able to network and assist each other in their day to day activities.
She introduces Armenia to the public of Abu Dhabi through travel presentations (read about presentation made in 2005).
Gulizar Jonian with Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, dated 6 December 2005, during the 5th International Business Forum in the Intercontinental Hotel Abu Dhabi, UAE.