CEO & Founder
Alina is an International entrepreneur and globe trotter, she lived in Miami, Barcelona, London, New Delhi and over 10 cities all over the world. She’s now established a successful career in Dubai, UAE and sharing her professional and personal experience in the world of luxury. She also has BBA and 3 MBA degrees in International management.
Director of Concierge Experience
Anna is a trilingual professional in the hospitality business with more than 10 years of experience across Europe. She holds three Master’s degrees in Tourism, Public Relations, and Luxury Business. Anna has a proven track record in delivering exceptional levels of customer service, making sure LQA standards are adhered to, ensuring operational excellence, and implementing management directives.
Director of Strategy
Carlos Canivell is an International business advisor with strong links to the academic world. He has developed his career in Europe, Africa and North America. He is the founding partner of Alfa Beta Consultants, a Theron Advisory Group company. He shares his professional experience with the academic world as a professor at EU Business School in Barcelona, Spain, holding MBA degrees from Columbia Business School and ESADE. Carlos cultivates a keen interest in classic cars, antiques and psychology.
Nikhil Kumar Arora
Director of Marketing & Contributor
A significant contributor to World Class Luxury Lifestyle and Global Travel. Setting veritable benchmarks to conceptualize “The Ultimate Lifestyle Experiences”. Highly motivated with excellent communication and organizational skills. Started his successful career 25 years back, working in various other verticals since has conditioned him to be one of the finest in Service Industry.
Alexandra is a pro in sales offering her clients 360 degree service from creative advertising offline and online to tailored events and VIP promo trips . She always knows how to promote your product in the best way.
International professional with 15 years of management experience in the luxury industry. Anna lived for several years in Geneva, Switzerland, where she worked on marketing and PR for the development of well-known International brands in the industry of horology/ fashion / jewelry and bespoke areas. Anna has an MBA in marketing, she has studied in the Cambridge Business School UK & London Marketing School. Now based in Dubai, UAE.
Zai is a Singaporean-born celebrity author, global speaker, coach, model and award-winning entrepreneur journeying since 1981. Backed with the studies in International Business, HR Management, Psychotherapy and Counseling coupled with 20 years of entrepreneurial experience and 40 years of living and traveling across 37 countries, she is passionate about the human race and humanity. Zai’s core belief is that, “A life well lived is not a privilege, it is a right we all deserve”. Her social mission is to support communities around the world to eradicate poverty of mind-set, and alleviate poverty of pockets by helping people turn their pain into power, and turn their passion into profit.
Originally from Scotland, now based in Barcelona, Pamela is a fashion blogger, collaborator and creative director. She studied Dance and Theatre in Edinburgh, and later Fashion marketing and communication at The Istituto Europeo di Design, Barcelona. Her love of dance and fashion began while watching classic Hollywood movies with her grandmother, and her knowledge of luxury grew while working in Harrods, London. Pamela’s passion lies in popular culture and all the joy it brings.
Aashmita has, for the better part of a decade, assumed the role of a lifestyle journalist by day: she has dabbled in everything from relationships to nutrition, luxury to fitness for some of the most noted names in lifestyle, including Men’s Health, Robb Report, Cosmopolitan and Harper’s Bazaar. She also helped launch the Indian arm of The Huffington Post in the subcontinent as its first lifestyle editor. Versatile in her approach, she writes, directs shoots and tinkers in everything content for a living. By night, she dances salsa and teaches Zumba.
Luis Campo Vidal
Luis has made a professional journey into the world of television, consulting, and telecommunications. He has provided services to DISCOVERY CHANNEL, EUROSPORT, FOX, etc. He also has written varios scripts and directed documentaries for television. Luis’s close contact with television producers, directors, and screenwriters led him to write his first crime novel in 2010: “Robo en el Museo Dalí”. Since then, he has written 8 books, his latest being “The Russian Bathtub”. Occasionally, he also writes articles for newspapers.
Official Partner in UAE
Igor is the owner of many successful International business projects. He has 10 years of experience in marketing, event management and media. He’s a founder of the Quality Standard holding which owns such projects as Dubai People, Quality Standard Club and BigUAEgiveaway.
Lachlan John Robb
He has a degree in Literature from the UK and was to be the co-author of Harry Potter before we offered him a better future. Overseeing all content creation activities for our clients. Working closely with the marketing team to devise a web content strategy that aligns with wider goals.
Knows how to make image super attractive and can add life to it with an animation. Has a creative eye for user-friendly interface and produces lots of eye-catching ideas. His superpower is creating an awesome image from literally nothing.
Strategic marketer. Digital methods of promotion are her main strengths and one love. A real team player not only in her favorite volleyball game but in everyday work too.
Ruslan is a senior student who is pursuing his studies in filmmaking at Amity University Dubai. Whether it be in writing scripts or articles, he has always managed to communicate important ideas onto paper. Using photography and videography in his craft helped him to expand his passion of writing onto visual and audio storytelling. He is always ready to absorb information and undergo metamorphosis.
Jackson is a California native who has always had a passion for fashion and international business. Currently studying International Studies and Business at the University of Illinois, he looks to pursue a career internationally. His interests reside in travelling, cinema, and fine art. Results driven and creatively oriented, he looks forward to contributing to the Chic Icon team.