Manahel Thabet PhD is ranked among the 30 Smartest people alive by SuperScholar, Genius of the Year 2013 by the World Genius Directory representing ASIA and Brain of the Year Award Winner 2015-2016. In 2014 she was selected the AVICENNA award Laureate as a successor to Professor Tony Buzan given every year to those who present best practice in science, connecting East with West through science and knowledge. Dr. Thabet broke a new Guinness World Record in 2015 in one of the most complicated teaching methods.
Dr. Manahel is the founder, owner, and president of SmartTips Consultants, president (Middle East and North Africa/MENA) of The Brain Trust Foundation, president of the World IQ Foundation, vice president of the World Intelligence Network (WIN), deputy director of the Institute for Brain Chemistry and Human Nutrition and Vice Chancellor of The Gifted Academy.
In 2012 Dr. Thabet was the Chairperson of the Scientific Committee, Recommendation Committee and Senior Adviser to the International Asia Pacific Giftedness Conference held in Dubai – UAE hosted by Hamdan Bin Rashid Awards for Distinguished Academic Performance. The conference hosted specialists from 42 countries, 320 papers and more than 2000 participants in the field of Talent and Gifted Education. Dr Thabet was the patron of the Women’s Leadership MBA at Synergy University Dubai, goodwill ambassador for Eco International of the Prince Albert II De Monaco Foundation, president of IQuestion, member of Young Arab Leaders, judge for the Drones for Good Awards UAE (2015), advisory board for In-Sight: Independent Interview-Based Journal, member of the International Association of Quantitative Finance (formerly International Association of Financial Engineers), editor for the magazineSynapsia,
Dr. Thabet is the winner of Middle East Achievement Awards in Science and was ranked among the 100 most powerful Women in the Middle East and most powerful 500 Arabs in the World by Arabian Business. Dr. Manahel Thabet is a Royal Grand Cross Officer of the Companionate of the White Swan and a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine in London, UK. In 2016 she was bestowed with the prestigious honor of Freedom of the City of London. Lately she was featured among the BBC most inspirational 100 women around the world.
Thabet holds distinct positions in multiple elite high IQ societies including the following: