Giselle Whiteaker

IMG_3866Giselle is an expert in writing, copy editing, proofreading and document layout and has a keen eye for detail. She is a qualified journalist and marketing specialist who holds a Master of Business Administration with a marketing specialisation.

In her previous marketing roles, she has been responsible for all elements of the marketing mix, across both private and public sector organisations, ranging from budgeting to collateral design and development, media planning and marketing strategy.

Before joining Ad Astra she was the Group Deputy Editor for the Etihad Airways inflight magazines and Editor of several British property and lifestyle magazines. She has also held senior marketing management and events positions in the Far East and Middle East, including the role of Marketing Manager for Ski Dubai, the Middle East’s first indoor ski resort, during the start-up phase, in which time Ski Dubai was awarded Superbrand status. She continues to work on projects with the Dubai Government’s Dubai Carbon Centre of Excellence.

When not working, Giselle is a keen jive dancer and is often found jetting off to foreign climes.