Quintessential Deal Maker driving business and brand growth for clients in the US and globally, with broad experience in all aspects of: Global Transaction Services, Growth Strategies, Capital Funding, Corporate Finance, M&A, Consulting Services, Global Brand Development, Licensing and Franchising. Highly motivated to source, negotiate and execute on US and cross-border transactions unlocking brand value.
Unique social status having managed a successful global consulting firm while managing to be a notable member of numerous philanthropic and humanitarian causes globally, and worked under joint venture partnership with one of the largest global asset management firms: Fortress Investment Group, and one of the largest distressed assets and valuation firms: Hilco Global. During her career, collaborated with the Office of His Highness The Crown Prince of Dubai and His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales on projects of global significance. Invited member of the International Economic Alliance dedicated to global trade, development, investment, and advancing business relations among nations.
Finance Panelist for the World Economic Forum, one of the most prestigious members-only world leaders’ organizations shaping the world today, comprised of 1,000 of the world’s top corporations. Member of the Advisory Council, Innovation Forum Speaker and Presenting Sponsor on International Supply Chain and Logistics for the Global Restaurant Leadership Conference (GRLC) in Dubai, a US group that brings together the most progressive and influential leaders in the global restaurant industry representing over $1 trillion dollars in food service revenues present at this event. Keynote Speaker at the Middle East Franchise Association (MENAFA) Expo and Awards in Dubai, presented by His Highness Prince Bandar bin Saud bin Khaled Al Saud, Honorary Chairman, His Excellency Abdulrahim Hassan Nagi, Secretary General of GCC Chamber of Commerce & Industry, and Aliq Juma Nasib, Senior Vice President of Commercial Services Sector at the Dubai Chamber of Commerce. Panel Speaker at the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) China Retail Summit in Shanghai, China, and Asia Pacific CEO Forum, the industry's most valued global industry association with nearly 70,000 members in more than 100 countries, including shopping center owners, developers, management, marketing experts, investors, retailers and agents, academics and officials. Featured in a Special Issue of Modern Luxury's Angeleno Magazine (ANGELENO), the largest local luxury media company with a national audience of over $2.7 million readers, awarded as one of "LA Power Players", among our region's most inspiring entrepreneurs, top dealmakers and influencers in Los Angeles that keep the region bustling with new and innovative trends in the business world. Honored Nominee for the "Outstanding Women in Business" Awards by the OC Business Journal, recognizing outstanding professional women with significant contributions to organizations, professions, and community in Southern California. Lived and worked in United States, Europe, Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. Speaks multiple languages. Received a Post Graduate degree in Global Leadership and Business Management from Harvard Business School, becoming an alumni of the prestigious Ivy League institution of academic excellence alongside some of the world’s most prominent leaders.