Racha Al Khawaja

Racha Al Khawaja is group chief distribution and development officer at Equitativa, the manager of Emirates REIT, where her focus is on strategically expanding the business with a wide client base of family offices, institutions, conglomerates, and international broker/dealers. She has over 18 years of experience in developing and selling financial services and products to institutional customers in Europe and the Middle East and North Africa region, and she speaks English, Arabic, and French. Previously, Ms. Khawaja served as head of institutional coverage at Menacorp and as business manager in the Middle East at Fidessa. She has also worked at various international banks and institutions, including Lehman Brothers, State Street, and Bloomberg. Ms. Khawaja has a bachelor of science degree in mathematics from University College London and an MBA from Imperial College London.