Co-Chair, Business Leadership Alliance
AmCham Abu Dhabi
Head of Corporate Affairs, MENA & Eurasia
Rima is Head of Corporate Affairs at Viatris, for Middle East, North Africa, and Eurasia. Rima leads the Public Affairs, Policy, and Communications workstreams and teams across the region and countries.
Before joining Viatris in 2020, Rima was the Corporate Affairs, Health & Value, and Communications Lead for North Africa, Egypt and Levant at Upjohn Pfizer Division. At EliLilly & Company where she spent more than 15 years, she evolved into several roles overseeing Communications, Access, and Advocacy covering the Middle East, Africa, and South Asia, including assignments in Europe and Indianapolis.
Rima has a passion for working and empowering the careers of diverse teams, building positive corporate reputation and public private partnerships, connecting stakeholders for a meaningful footprint, to the benefit of customers and the communities.
Born in Lebanon, Rima did her undergraduate studies at the American University of Beirut and few years later received her MBA from HEC Business School in France. She currently lives in the United Arab Emirates with her family.