Roya Soleymani – Senior Program Manager
Roya Soleymani is a Senior Program Manager for the CELA Risk Intelligence Group at Microsoft. Beginning her career as a fellow, she has had the opportunity to work with a diverse group of teams and gain experience in due diligence research of companies in high-risk regions. Growing from fellow to senior program lead, Roya has aided in significantly expanding the team, focusing on regional and language expertise, enhanced due diligence of companies and effective compliance risk management.
Roya received a Bachelors of Science in Mathematics and a minor in Near Eastern Studies from the University of Washington in Seattle. Born and raised in Seattle, as an Iranian-American she has grown up frequently traveling to Iran to visit family. Outside of work, Roya spends time cooking, being active, enjoying the outdoors and traveling the world.