Asraa has a rich research background, developed through her academic studies in a number of leading institutions.
She obtained a master's degree in organic chemistry from Stockholm University and moved to Tarragona in Spain to pursue her doctoral degree at the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia. Her work involved cleaving C-C bonds in strained rings.
She later moved to Japan as a post-doctoral fellow and worked on developing a small molecule that increased the number of stomata on plant leaves.
She also worked in science communication and research promotion at the Institute of Transformative Bio-Molecules in Japan.
Asraa joined Potter Clarkson in 2019.