Customer Service & Education Coordination
Catherine was part of the original Real Pilates team, arriving in Dubai in 2009, and has supported thousands of our members. She completed her Certificate of Computer Science at the Philippine American Computer Education before working as a data entry officer at Perfect Image Gym. She also held a secretarial role at the Kapis Mansion. Catherine was born in the Philippines, where she used to teach children catechism and volunteered in relief efforts after natural disasters hit her hometown. She loves reading books, camping and traveling.
Education Business Development
Diane spent 15 years in the corporate world, working with one of the best entertainment company in the world. This experience was a first step in her desire to bring joy into peoples’ lives.
Diane moved to Dubai in 2016 and while looking for balance in this new life, found the answer in Pilates with Real Pilates. After being a loyal client for a couple of years, when this opportunity came up, it felt only natural that Diane stepped up to the plate.
Real Pilates allows her to move a step further in her desire to help people more profoundly, while offering her extensive business skills into her new role.
Customer Service Supervisor
Jacque is from Nairobi and describes herself as young, impressionable, constantly evolving and open minded. She loves that her job allows her to mix with different nationalities and gives her the opportunity to meet new people. Jacque has a degree in Business Management and Communications and also a diploma in Graphic Design. She loves travel, enjoys to dance, particularly the salsa and kizomba, and can sing. She was a member of the singing group Rays of Hope back in Kenya. When Jacque last returned home, she spent time on important initiatives such as AIDS awareness and church projects.
Originally from Zimbabwe, Leigh spent six years living in Australia before she moved to Dubai and joined the Real Pilates team. Travelling has helped her appreciate different cultures and so she loves interacting with our clients and learning about the great variety of countries they all come from. Leigh has previous experience in customer service and health care as she loves roles where she can help people.
Leigh intends to further her studies in Software Engineering. She loves all things gadget related so when you need to understand your latest iPhone update, she’s your girl. When she’s not at Real Pilates, you’ll find her listening to music or enjoying her new passion for watching sports.
Linda would describe herself as a self-confessed travel addict. She loves exploring new places, getting to know different cultures, and takes delight in all the diversities of the human race.
Linda has a degree in Human Resources, and finds that the knowledge she gained and the skills she learned merges seamlessly to help her in her customer service role here at Real Pilates. She understands the true importance of Integrity and Respect, and makes sure this translates into every aspect of her daily life. Furthermore, she shows her passion for travel with a diploma in French as well.
When Linda isn’t consumed in her work, learning new languages or traveling, you might find her deep in concentration in a game of scrabble!
Customer Service Supervisor
Rita joined Real Pilates in early 2011, first at our Palm Strip mall studio, before moving to the JLT studio where balances her time between helping existing members with their classes and private sessions and suggesting the right classes to new comers. Prior to that Rita had accumulated 5 years experience in customer service in Dubai, including over two years as a branch supervisor in a well-known salon where she successfully built strong client relationships. Rita grew up in Kenya and has a Certificate in Computers as well as qualification from the International Air Travel Agency (IATA). She spends her free time watching movies, swimming and being with family and friends. Her greatest gift is her ability to connect with people. Her mantra is always smile, be happy and in every situation, be calm.