Rola Al-Shwaikh is a Vice President and Placement Manager at Greenstone Equity Partners.
Prior to joining Greenstone, Ms. Al-Shwaikh worked for Guardian Wealth Management as a Wealth Manager, based out of the United Arab Emirates. During her tenure, Ms. Al-Shwaikh worked with a dedicated team to manage over 3,000 global clients with assets under management of over 200 million GBP and was responsible for providing financial advice and managing clients’ portfolios by analyzing investments in various asset classes including alternative investments.
Prior to Guardian, Ms. Al-Shwaikh worked in Investor Relations at Envestors, a United Arab Emirates based company raising funding for and investing into successful SMEs within the MENA region. Ms. Al-Shwaikh was tasked with establishing new relationships with investors and conducting due diligence on SMEs to join the platform.
Ms. Al-Shwaikh has particular expertise in, and a passion for, educating women in strategic planning to ensure their financial resources are invested efficiently, and has been a guest speaker at panels and seminars focusing on, and attended by, women in all aspects of the financial hemisphere.
Ms. Al-Shwaikh holds a Master of Arts degree in Accounting and Finance from Herriot-Watt University in Edinburgh, UK. Ms. Al-Shwaikh additionally achieved her UK Regulated Financial Advice Diploma and is studying towards the CAIA Charter.