Rabya Alfadl was raised in Saudi Arabia and educated in the USA. She graduated in Psychology from Wellesley College, Massachusetts,  and then completed a range of executive management and leadership courses and a Diploma in Behavioural Science at The London School of Economics.

Having worked in marketing, brand management, research design and strategic development in both the public and private sector with some of the world’s leading organisations ranging from Focus EuroRSCG, Bahrain Telecommunications Co., Unilever Arabia, PLC Arabia, and Elixir Consulting, Alfadl brings a whole host of skills and experience to the board of trustees. She continues to work as a consultant working between Europe and the Middle East and remains passionate about supporting and nurturing female talent. 

As a trustee, she has been responsible for developing a fundraising strategy to meet financial targets and takes an active role in the Trust’s consultancy work.   Alfadl is also an avid ceramist, with a BTEC Award in Art and Design/ Ceramics from Kensington and Chelsea College and continues to produce works at Heatherley’s School of Art, London.