Founder & Managing Director, Aspire HR Consultants www.aspire-hr.com, IRC Egypt and IRC UAE www.uae.ircsearchpartners.com.

Lead by Rania, Aspire HRC team, Partners, Consultants and professionals focus predominantly on Management and HR solutions such as executive search, HR consultancy, leadership assessment and empowering and preparing women on board which is a key aspect to creating and delivering winning strategies, competitive cultures and successful businesses.

Rania also sits on the Executive Board of IRC Global Executive Search Partners, the World’s largest executive search alliance, represented by more than 90 cities across 6 continents. She is also the Global Leader of Consumer & Retail practice group www.ircsearchpartners.com.

Holding a degree in Economics from the American University in Cairo, and a Masters in Human Resource Management from Kingston Business School, UK, Rania dedicated her professional life and career moves to contribute value as well as partner in successes of many organizations. Recently successfully completed Board “Corporate Director Certification Program” authorized by the AUC, UN Women, IFC, EIOD and FRA.

With more than 25 years of Human Resources experience, Rania held senior managerial positions in PepsiCo UK, UAE and Egypt prior to founding Aspire HR Consultants, working closely with the ultimate leaders and executives of hundreds of global, regional and local organizations.

Rania was granted several global and regional awards; she was the “overall winner” of the Emirates Business woman Award (www.ewa.ae) – a prestigious award from HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoom. She also won the PepsiCo Chairman’s Award; granted by PepsiCo CEO in New York. She was awarded by Director General of the UAE National HR Development Authority the Appreciation Award. Other awards include the Inclusion Award from PepsiCo Region’s President and the Star Award at PepsiCo Headquarters in the US.