Ansam holds a Petroleum Engineering degree from Colorado School of Mines and has studied International Business Management at Gulf University for Science and Technology. After graduating from college, she first worked in Investment Services & Finance but gradually moved to Marketing & Market Research, and found herself more in Social Media & e-Marketing. She is currently a freelancer for social media services in Kuwait, and has worked with various companies in different fields such as food & beverages, fashion & retail, health & medical, design & lifestyle, as well as charity, CSR, and more. She worked for Wataniya Telecom as a specialist in Business Intelligence as a Market Research Analyst and at NBK Capital in Equity Research. She was a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (1997–1999) and Kuwait Financial Markets Association (2007–2010). She is also a co-founder and a member of Ruwwad (The Business Club) since 2006.