Amber EldridgeSenior Consultant, People Partners
Amber has over 5 years’ experience in recruitment, more recently working for a globally known recruitment firm, specialising in Sales. She prides herself in building great long-lasting business relationships with her clients and candidates. Amber invests herself into businesses, gains a full understanding of their wants and provides a bespoke service to ensure she delivers the best results.
Dawn KubicekCEO & Founder of Leaders In Digital
After launching Leaders In Digital 7 years ago – Dawn has been supporting entrepreneurs, start-ups, SME’s and enterprise businesses in GCC & Globally to achieve the unexpected in digital performance. Results go from a 250% increase in sales and a 300% increase in leads.
Dawn teaches at corporates, universities, colleges, entrepreneurs, and SMEs. Her most unique processes formed from her 22 years of digital marketing experience, all shaped around data-driven marketing with test and learn strategies. Her objective is to share these with as many people as possible to improve efficiency in the workplace and life overall.
Georgeana PugsleySenior Consultant, People Partners
Senior Consultant with experience operating across governance, risk, compliance, change and financial services operations within the GCC and Europe.
Supporting the wider GRC team and heading up the compliance and audit functions at Cander, we support start-ups, fintechs, hedge funds, banks, consultancies, and the wider FSS community to attract the best international talent.
Neha ThomasHead of Marketing, Creative Zone
Neha Thomas is the Head of Marketing at UAE’s largest and most trusted Business Advisory companies – Creative Zone. She is a highly accomplished marketing professional with over twelve years of experience in the field. With a Masters degree in Business Administration, specializing in Marketing and Operations, Neha has worked across diverse industries including Education, Luxury Hospitality and Business Consulting. Currently she oversees the Marketing department of Creative Zone and offers consulting services to Free Zones in the region. Under her leadership, Creative Zone have expanded their wings to Saudi Arabia and Qatar and have launched successful events like Start-up Academy series, Accelerator Programs, and various other Launchpads.
Apart from her work in the industry, Neha is also a Guest Lecturer at one of Australia’s leading Universities in Dubai – Murdoch University. She covers topics on Freelancing and Consulting, sharing her extensive knowledge and experience with students. Her passion for education and mentoring is also reflected in her frequent contributions to magazines like Campaign Middle East, CEO Middle East Magazine, Arabian Business, Zawya, Dubai Chronicle, and other prominent publications where she talks about various topics on Marketing, Operations, and Business Consulting.