FOUNDING  MEMBERS

 

Liam Mooney (Founder of Club Fit For Business)

  • Founded Club Fit For Business in May 2013
  • Managing Director and founder of Blue Pencil, a Legal Executive Search & Recruitment Consultancy, headquartered in Monaco
  • Ex professional sportsperson and qualified UK solicitor
  • Expert in business solutions for the SME Sector, HR and recruitment
  • Arabian Business, Business Mentor of the Year, 2014
  • Finalist in the Middle East Business Leader of the Year 2015
  • Named in Arabian Business Top 50 SME Executives in the UAE 2013

 

Elena D'Ischia (Founder of Club Fit For Business, Monaco)

  • Founded Club Fit For Business in Monaco in April 2016
  • Since 2005 Managing Director and founder of DCS Monaco, specialised in Business Advisory for companies and individuals
  • Managing Director and founder of DCS Business Center Monaco, providing office solutions for Monaco companies and sole traders
  • Expert in global solutions for private capital, extensive experience in international real state transactions, legal entities and banking
  • Held various senior positions for international financial institutions, the last being Banque Edmond de Rothschild Monaco
  • Has advised international clients on banking regulatory issues and compliance
  • Advises private clients and corporations who intend to settle down or build a business in Monaco
  • Perfectly fluent in Italian, French, English and Brazilian Portuguese

  

Alessandro Marini (Founder of Club Fit For Business, Monaco)

  • Partner at DCS Monaco responsible for the division focusing on businesses set-up and start-up
  • 10 years experience as top executive in large corporates (Cac40 / Plc) and family businesses
  • 15 years experience in marketing and communications departments
  • Master in Business Administration
  • Business Planning (for both funds raising and organization purposes)
  • Corporate Governance and Board Representation
  • Professional experiences developed in international / multicultural environments
  • Temporary management during early newco activities

  

Abigail Powell (Club Fit For Business, Executive Committee, Monaco)

  • Practising Solicitor of the Supreme Courts of England and Wales
  • Certified Mediator, accredited by the UK Civil Mediation Council
  • Expert in mediation, dispute resolution and commercial advisory (UK and UAE)
  • Regular public speaker on dispute resolution at UAE universities
  • Member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors ("RICS") Working Panel for Dispute Resolution
  • Member of the RICS Mediation Panel

  

Jason Martin Founder of Club Fit For Business, USA)

  • Career diplomat and attorney and has served in East Africa, Asia, and most recently, Washington D.C.
  • Currently works on policy development for countering international terrorist threats with a focus on the Middle East.
  • Before joining the Department of State, Jason worked in Los Angeles on complex business litigation matters for clients including Intel and Lockheed Martin.
  • As a diplomat he has helped to promote U.S. cultural, economic, trade and legal interests with government counterparts in Japan and Ethiopia.
  • Has also served as a volunteer mentor and class instructor at the University of Addis Ababa School of
    Law in Ethiopia
  • He is a graduate of Tulane School of Law and Claremont Mckenna College.
  • He is former semi-professional soccer player with the Los Angeles Soccer Club and has played competitive
    soccer for clubs in the United States, Sweden and Germany.