Menat Essawy


I joined Safa in 2017 and since then I have been enjoying every single day I spend with the kids and the wellbeing environment we have in Safa. 

About Me

I am Mrs. Menat Essawy Egyptian Born in France (Montpellier) me and my 3 siblings as my father was studying his PHD in physiology from France then worked as a professor in university of Montpellier. 

I am graduated from a French School (Girard) and got my bachelor degree in Law French sector from University of Alexandria. 

 I moved to Dubai in 2010 after getting married since my husband is a pharmacist and working in a Multinational pharmaceutical company in Dubai as a learning and development manager. 

I am also a mother of two girls (Celine y6 and Carla y4) studying in Safa British School since FS. They were the reason for developing passion for teaching. 

I love travelling, exploring new cultures, running, cross fit, music, Yoga, horseback riding, Fashion and I love walking Bella (our new family member she’s 6 months now).

Day by the beach is my favorite thing to do, I am a coffee and salad lover. 

My Experience

I Got my bachelor of Law in French 2006, 

Worked as French teacher in a nursery while I am in university and first year after my graduation. 

In 2008 studied Finance and worked as Senior financial consultant in different banks and Multinational companies for 10 years (CIB-Mashreq Bank) and I enjoyed the corporate life before having kids. 

After delivering my second child, I took 3 years off to take care of my kids. Meanwhile, I studied child psychology.  

I Joined Safa 2017 I appreciate the bond we build over each academic year with the kids, monitoring the learning progress that helped me assist them to reach the potential progress and prepare the suitable plan for each child, which motivated me to study my IPGCE. 

Being raised in France definitely developed my passion for fashion so I had my masters in Fashion Designing 2020 and started my own business as a fashion designer, managing this business myself led me to study Human resources Management and got my CIPD from (London international and research center).