Claire Mitchell


Claire was appointed as Dubai coordinator in 2019. Originally from the UK, she moved to Dubai 13 years ago. Her first position was working as secretary for leading trainer Satish Seemar at Zabeel Racing Stables. After 6 years and the opportunity to try her hand at something new, she moved to the Dubai Racing Channel producing and reporting on horseracing and various equestrian events throughout the UAE.

In 2016, a position opened up with Team Z7, an International Sport Horse stable. Claire has been with Team Z7 as Assistant Manager ever since, and whilst enjoying riding out daily she primarily plays an administrative role. Claire has been involved with horses from a very early age and is passionate about all things equestrian, aside from Horse Racing her main interests include International Show Jumping and Polo. She also has a keen interest in travel when time allows.

Claire has a BA (Hons) Business Degree gained from the University of The West of England.