Nadera Abuali is the Head of Corporate Communications and Branding at Al Baraka Group since January 2022. She oversees the external communications, branding, media relations and CSR activities across 16 countries. Prior to ABG, Nadera was the Corporate Communications Head at Citi for Bahrain, Qatar, Kuwait and Jordan from November 2010 to December 2021 where she handled media, client and internal communications as well as community relations across the four countries. Nadera was also the Senior Account Manager/Area Director at Asda’a Burson- Marsteller in Bahrain for a period of 5 years during which she helped top clients establish strong brand identity by implementing focused PR and communication plans and ensuring favourable media coverage. Before Asda’a Burson-Marsteller, Nadera worked as Head of Media Unit at the Central Bank of Bahrain, and was Business Correspondent for the Dubai Business Channel as well as Bahrain TV and Radio. Nadera holds an MA in International Broadcast Journalism from University of Central England in Birmingham and a BA in English Language and Literature from Petra University in Jordan. She also has Professional Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM).