As an Director, Rowena originates and executes investment opportunities for the SEAF Women Opportunity Fund (SWOF). Her work encompasses deal sourcing and evaluation, due diligence, valuation, negotiation and completion. Prior to joining SEAF, Rowena worked as a business development professional. She has over 15 years of experience in corporate development, M&A and capital market transactions, and commercial and investment banking. She has led engagement teams across borders to successfully execute investment and divestment strategies in Southeast Asia. Rowena received her Master’s in Business Administration from Fordham University and a Bachelor in Business Economics from the University of the Philippines.