Huda Kattan and Mona Kattan Confirmed To Join First-Ever Vidcon Abu Dhabi

Mandatory Credit Photo by Sara Jaye Weiss/Shutterstock (10360805bo) Mona Kattan, Huda Kattan Beautycon Festival, Portrait Studio, Day 2, Los Angeles, USA - 11 Aug 2019

The Huda Beauty Pitch Fest powered by HB Investments will provide support and mentorship from Huda and Mona to the next generation of aspiring entrepreneurs.


VidCon Abu Dhabi announces the latest addition to its lineup with leading UAE entrepreneurs Huda Kattan and Mona Kattan. In addition, they will be hosting The Huda Beauty Pitch Fest powered by HB Investments, which will award a mentorship and $6,000 prize to an aspiring founderThe monetary amount is significant as it’s the same amount of money that Huda and Mona had when they launched their company, which is one of today’s fastest growing beauty portfolios.

 The Huda Beauty Pitch Fest powered by HB Investments is designed to empower emerging creatives and future entrepreneurs throughout the region. HB Investments is a seed round accelerator which partnerswith exceptional founders to drive best in class value to consumers. Aspiring industry leaders are invited to submit their business pitch at for the opportunity to be one of three individuals or groups to pitch to Huda and Mona Kattan at VidCon Abu Dhabi in front of a live audience. After a series of questions and feedback, Huda and Mona will present the winner(s) with their prize:

–          $6,000 to support a career in the industry

–          A mentorship program with Huda, Mona and the teams at Huda Beauty and HB Investments. This program will give the winner(s) the guidance and expertise to start their own business, with unique insights and advice that Huda and Mona have collected over the years.


“I can’t wait to be at VidCon Abu Dhabi and to meet future entrepreneurs who wish to create their own path like I did in 2013 when my sisters and I launched our company, which now encompasses a portfolio of beauty brands”, said Huda Kattan, founder and CEO of Huda Beauty.

“It is a pleasure for us to be part of VidCon Abu Dhabi to discuss the future of this industry and how our business has evolved and expanded from a line of faux eyelashes to multiple global brands,” affirmed Mona Kattan.

Submit your pitch for The Huda Beauty Pitch Fest at

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