Rima Keating was born in London and educated in Switzerland, Rome, France and England.
She speaks three languages and in the 90s she ran an accessories business called Fizzy Vegas.
Designed various jewellery collections and is currently concentrating on her textile designs and acrylic paintings. She is also currently compiling a book on her late father Geoffrey Keating MC (1914-81).
She is interested in politics and has in the past taken an active part in campaigns in the UK where she lives.