Roshel Jayasundera, Director, Global Consulting

Located in Dubai (UAE), Roshel oversees the market access strategy consultancy practice, and is responsible for global client relationship management across Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe and the Middle East. 

Specialized in pharmaceutical and medical capacity building, technical process design, regulatory affairs and best practice standards, Roshel has developed business improvement solutions for governments, international private and public companies and start-ups across Europe, the Middle East and Asia.

Prior to joining Axios International, she was General Manager at First Gulf Pharmaceutical Centre, where she led the overall business and worked closely with European and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) partners to develop a 150-bed post-acute and rehabilitation hospital. Roshel has also worked with several private equity firms on operational process improvements and healthcare portfolio optimization. While at Marilab S.r.L. in Italy, she was responsible for the operational setup of its Occupational Health department, contributing to 15.3% of the company’s total EBITDA margin.

Roshel holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Medical Biotechnology from the University of L’Aquila (Italy) and is currently completing her Global MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School (UK). She is also a certified ISO 9001:2008 Lead Auditor.

An Italian national of Sri Lankan descent, Roshel is fluent in English, Italian and Sinhalese, and has a working knowledge of French and Spanish.