Marlene is a seasoned entrepreneur with a very distinctive and passionate outlook on business. She puts strategic thinking and empathy at the heart of her mission. She advocates on building a sustainable business that delivers high value social and environmental impact in the society.
She has over 20 years of banking, finance and project management work experience in management roles with the Government Monetary Authority and stock listed multi-national Financial and FMCG Companies, formerly employed by Central Bank of the U.A.E., American Express International and British American Tobacco in MENA Region. For years, she has been involved in many brand-marketing activities, digital media projects and, strongly believes that good marketing is essential for the business.