Hafsah is an Associate at Global Counsel. Hafsah holds an undergraduate degree in Economics and Politics from Queen Mary, University of London, and a Masters degree in Middle East Politics from SOAS, University of London.
At GC Hafsah supports the Global Macro and MENA practices, with a focus on policy, project co-ordination and investment promotion. She works with colleagues across the GC London and Doha offices to support clients in Qatar.
Recent examples of her work include:
- Providing a Qatar government entity with a fortnightly overview of competitor action in the region, by closely monitoring policy developments and trade investments in the Gulf, in areas of strategic interest to the client.
- Analysing the shifting role of Gulf states in the geopolitical sphere, in light of current crises, and understanding how this may impact clients in the region.
- Establishing lifecycles of investment promotion outreach to companies in sectors of interest to clients.