With 20 years’ business experience including at the FIA, the global federation that governs world motorsport including F1, as managing director of a London-based strategic advisory firm serving clients across Europe, India and Asia, and over 12 years in legal services, the latter decade of which was in the UAE and culminated in her 2014 appointment as Regional Partner of the pre-eminent Galadari Advocates, Rosanna brings a balance and breadth to the corporates, companies, and boards that she both advises and sits on.
Rosanna has a track-record of producing enduring results for high echelon clients including sports, technology, hospitality, education, government and quasi-government entities, ruling families, senior corporate executives and multi-national corporations. She maintains a powerful position with key influencers in business and government and has been recognized as the Leading Female in Enterprise, The Lawyer Business Leader of the Year, and for UAE Women Empowerment. She is a regular business commentator, active with Gulf-wide governments and on international trade missions.
Rosanna received her Bachelor’s degree in Law and International Business from Newcastle, UK and Guanajuato, Mexico in 1998, developing an interest in sustainable development, innovation, entrepreneurship and the requirement of corporates and governments to collaborate for a strategic and diverse future with socioeconomic benefits. She is passionate about Arabisation initiatives and the development of the next generation of skills, knowledge and technologies, considering it fundamental to the preservation and furtherance of the region’s staggering success story.