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Laura Roberts

Laura Roberts

Transatlantic Development Director

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Laura Roberts is an award winning, international public relations and public affairs professional who has worked in the US, UK, France, Spain and Belgium.

Amongst Laura’s many achievements, her highlights include:

  • Head of International Press during Michelle Obama’s visit to Andalucia, Spain
  • Represented a prominent Spanish city government in talks with ministers in the Republic of Georgia
  • Instrumental in turning around the reputation of a city government by organising for its mayor to close Nasdaq and gain outstanding international press coverage
  • Developed links between European politicians with their counterparts in the US Senate and House of Representatives

Also, Laura was elected as a board member of the CIT, the leading business association in Southern Spain; she was a member of the strategic board of the British Georgian Chamber of Commerce; founder member of a government sponsored think tank in Spain; former board member of The British Chamber of Commerce in Spain; American University Alumni Board (Washington DC); and she founded Women in Business in Spain.

Laura speaks French and Spanish fluently and she studied at the School of International Service, American University, Washington DC; Bilateral Trade, Executive Programme, Harvard Business School; and Arts Management at SUNY Purchase.

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