Shaneela Rowah Al-Qamar was born and bred in London. She has travelled extensively all her life. She has a keen interest in the languages and she has studied Arabic literature and International Relations at the University of Westminster in London and also at Alexandria University in Egypt. She is multilingual in several languages. Shaneela Rowah Al-Qamar has always had a deep interest in the unique aspects of the Arabian fragrance and the history surrounding it. She has written various books, including on the topic of the history of fragrance in Arabian and Islamic history. Please see here for more details about her book.
Shaneela Rowah Al-Qamar was based at Selfridges of London within the Perfumery department and currently, she is based within the perfumery department at Harrods of London.