DR. CHRISTIANE SCHLODERER
Dr. Christiane founded Growth Partners in 2012 and in 2019 Family Business Partner together with Dr. Lama Al Sulaiman. She has 17 years experience in finance and transformation positions in multinational environments in Europe and the Middle East. She served as the CFO of Nokia Al Saudia where she was responsible for finance, business HR, IT and strategy execution. She serves on the Board of a Saudi based family company and the Board of Trustees of the German International School Abu Dhabi. Dr. Christiane is a certified INSEAD International Director.
Victoria joined Growth Partners in 2016 as Consultant. She is responsible for Growth Partner's CFO Services activities, specializing on setting up and operating end-to-end financial management for mid sized growing businesses. Victoria has worked with SME clients over the last years in a broad range of industries from e-commerce to architecture, where she built, transformed and scaled their financial management.
Tahera joined Growth Partners in November 2017 as a Consultant. She specializes on Transformation and drives our CFO Service projects. Tahera has extensive experience in various finance areas, including, VAT, performance analysis and transformation. Her last position was Assistant Vice President (Finance) with Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Deborah joined Growth Partners in 2019 to work with our clients on accounting and performance management projects. She has extensive experience in FP&A, cost control and transformation projects in a large multinational. She served as a financial controller for newly structured European HR shared service center.
Ahmed is the Founder and CEO of Next Arabia, a boutique consultancy focusing on innovation and entrepreneurship. Growth Partners has partnered with Next Arabia since 2016. Ahmed covers innovation, business model design and strategy.
Samra is a Transformation Consultant for Growth Partners. She is a results-driven business process improvement and business solutions consultant. She has worked in various organizations including ADIB, Abu Dhabi to bring about operational transformation by improving efficiency through business process optimization.