High Tea Speaker Event with Geeta Sankappanavar: 'Overcoming Barriers: Women in Leadership'
10th Nov 2015

Please join us at our next High Tea with visiting speaker, Geeta Sankappanavar, President & COO:

Geeta Sankappanavar is the co-founder, President and Chief Operating Officer of Grafton Asset Management. Ms. Sankappanavar is responsible for strategy, oversight and execution of all Grafton’s business and operating units including Investment Products, Finance and Investor Relations. Prior to co-founding Grafton Asset Management, Ms. Sankappanavar was at New Vernon Capital, a $3B blue-chip asset management firm focused on India and Emerging Markets. Her previous positions include Vice President, Head of Strategic Global Outsourcing for Cambridge Solutions, a leading cross-border financial services outsourcing firm in the US-Asia corridor, and founding partner at Marincorp Solutions and IRI. Ms. Sankappanavar began her career as a consultant with McKinsey and Company out of the New York Office. She is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.


Ms. Sankappanavar has been recognized as one of Canada's Top 100 Most Powerful Women, Alberta’s 50 Most Influential People, Calgary's Top 40 Under 40 and has been profiled as one of the top Women in IT. She has been an invited speaker for the Women's Executive Network, Gartner Global Conferences, The Conference Board, Wharton University and Bow Valley College.

Subject: 'Overcoming Barriers: Women in Leadership'

When: Tuesday 10th November 2015

Where: Beach Rotana Abu Dhabi

Time: 4.30pm - 6.30pm

Cost: AED 120 Member - AED 170 Guests