Born in Beirut, Lebanon, 1973. After completing her M.Sc. in mathematics in 1997 at The University of Ottawa, Canada, Rana formally took up her interest in jewelry making. She commenced her training in Ottawa and developed it through an apprenticeship at a silversmith’s workshop in Khan El-Khalili in Cairo, Egypt in 2000. She then pursued her education by joining the Alchimia School for contemporary Jewelry and Design in Florence, Italy, ‘ where she completed the specialization programme in 2003. Shortly after, Rana moved to Barcelona, Spain, where she trained and worked for two and half years.
Has held solo exhibitions and participated in group exhibitions, in Egypt, Lebanon, Italy, Spain, S. Korea and the U.A.E. Currently works from her studios in Dubai, U.A.E. and Beirut, Lebanon.