Arabian Hospitality
Investment Conference

Part of FHS

25-27 September | Hilton Abu Dhabi Yas Island

Speaker profile

Daniella Russell

Spa and Wellness Consultant and Mentor
Daniella Russell Harper DRG / TCL

Daniella wanted to grow up to be a tall, blonde beauty therapist after she her babysitter return from beauty college looking exactly that….amazing!

Over 40 years ago, Daniella went to Champneys college to train as a beauty therapist and came back with fantastic knowledge, a passion for her industry but certainly no taller or anywhere near blonde!

It was the start of a love affair of her profession and, since then, Daniella has travelled the world through her work, experiencing Spa and Wellness in every aspect……and there are a lot of aspects in this industry.

Daniella has opened some of the world’s most recognised Destination Spa & Wellness Resorts and Day Spas, Hair and Beauty Salons, Aesthetic Medi Spa Clinics and Fitness Clubs.


As a recognised spa and wellness industry pioneer, innovator and expert with over 40 years in the industry, she advises and consult across the sector - from conceptual development, retail and distribution, to operational management, strategic planning and beyond.