Cleopatra is founder of the Mediterranean Growth Initiative (MGI), the only real time data analysis, forecasting and benchmarking platform for the economies of the Mediterranean region.

For over 30 years, Cleopatra has been a consultant to leaders in business, government and international organizations, in Europe, Middle East, Africa and the US on global public affairs, risk and reputation management, market entry and inward investment.

As a Certified Independent Director, INSEAD, she works to bring experience and knowledge on international corporate governance to businesses and investors seeking to succeed in competitive, mature and emerging markets.

She currently serves on the boards of companies with international and regional portfolios.

In her longstanding international advisory board role with the International Crisis Group, she has volunteered in conflict zones to understand the root cause of conflict and the drivers for peace.