Amelia Gundersen-herman

Management Professional in Marketing Industry

A strategic thinker with experience on both the client and agency side, Amelia excels in blending analytic and creative thinking to provide exceptional solutions to strengthen brands’ marketing and improve the efficiency of organizations. Amelia was born in Brooklyn, raised in a small farm town, studied in Philadelphia, NYC, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Rome, Dubai, and Sao Paulo. She has been primarily based in Dubai, UAE for the past 7 years. During her time in Dubai, she has managed teams and serviced clients of more than 20 nationalities and remotely managed teams in India, Saudi Arabia, the US, and Canada. With a focus on the marketing industry, she excels in leading teams and projects to excellence, streamlining processes, and implementing effective procedures. She was the host of Startup Grind Dubai for several years. During that time she interviewed founders and c-suite members of companies like Careem, Insydo, Souqalmal, Endeavor, Dumye, Mompreneurs Middle East, and Interns ME. She has been published in Entrepreneur ME Magazine for her article that examined the experience of being a female entrepreneur in MENA. In that article, she interviewed 12 women who represent 11 companies and range in age from 25 to 39, and whose nationalities include American, British, Egyptian, Emirati, Filipino, Iranian, Lebanese, Mauritian, Pakistani, and Palestinian citizens. Amelia is passionate about women empowerment, leadership & management, and marketing.