Roya Sarkamarian joined the Arab Fashion Council in 2017 as Marketing Manager in charge of corporate communication, sponsorships and partnerships. She is a holder of a Ph.D. degree in Music from the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory of music in Milan. Roya worked as a music communication professor in Italy before starting a career in fashion. Working with well-known Italian brands as International Affair Manager, her new career led her to do additional studies in the marketing, retail, and fashion management. Combining her two passions, Roya is also a lecturer about fashion and its relation to music as part of her life journey.