Samantha is a seasoned international PR professional, working across corporate, financial and government communications. She has been based in Mauritius since 2015, after working for some of the world's leading agencies and international institutions. She is Chair of the PR & Communication Technical Committee of Global Finance Mauritius, the largest financial services trade association on the island, and has been appointed as Ambassador for Mauritius by the Women in Africa Initiative.
Samantha has experience of directing campaigns for the Mauritian Government and the European Union and offering high-level strategic advice and counsel to private sector companies, trade associations and not-for-profit institutions, leveraging insights from her past work in the European Parliament, UK House of Commons and US Congress.
Samantha graduated in Government and Law from the London School of Economics and Political Science and holds a City & Guilds of the London Institute Certificate in Journalism and Radio Competences. She launched the CIPR network in Mauritius in March 2019.