Raya is a business development and investment promotion marketing specialist, for Frontier and Emerging Markets, predominantly focused on the African continent. Her firm, Hubbell Consultants, is a business development and capital introduction focused firm, and links business opportunities with high value introductions and new capital..
Previously, Raya ran the day-to-day activities of Invest Africa as the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to this, she was Director for the CEE and Africa Region at Euromoney Institutional Investor, a top international business-to-business publishing group.
Over the last 10 years, Raya has worked and lived in Africa, running big strategic investment promotion projects in Egypt, Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Rwanda and South Africa, thereby developing a passion for Africa.
Raya is a graduate of Kings College London Business School and was brought up in Toronto, Canada.