With over 18 years of industry experience spanning leadership positions on the strategic and managerial fronts, Kamil recently assumed the role of Grey Group CEO MENA, responsible for its various communication entities. Prior to joining Grey Group, Kamil was the Strategic Planning Director for Leo Burnett MENA, leading on several multinational and regional brands such as Kraft, GM, P&G, Mastercard, Showtime and Saudi Telecom. He then assumed the role of Managing Director, Levant for Leo Burnett, followed by Regional Managing Director of the Publicis Group of Companies in the Levant. Under his leadership, Leo Burnett Lebanon was transformed into a regional hub for creative excellence (globally ranked in the top 20 Most Creative Agencies in the World for 4 years with the latest global rank of 4th Most Creative Agency in the World in 2015, according to the Big Won Report). Before advertising, Kamil worked in Auditing at KPMG, Lebanon and Management Consultancy (IT) at Price Waterhouse, USA. He holds a BBA from the American University of Beirut, an MBA (Finance and Marketing) from the University of Florida and an MA in Economics from the University of Georgia.
An industry thought leader, consummate professional and a passionate believer in the power of communication, Nadim is Chief Executive Officer at Grey MENA. Responsible for the Agency’s operations and Clients across the Middle East and North Africa, he has helped in growing the Agency's revenue base and visibly impacted the transformation of its services in line with Client needs. Over the last few years, he has successfully led new business pitches whilst managing forecasts and budgets. He was also involved in overseeing and guiding the optimization of structures and processes. In addition to his current responsibilities, he is the regional lead for P&G, overlooking and supporting the team across the Arabian Peninsula, Near East and North Africa. Nadim has been with Grey since 1999, when he joined the network as an Account Director from Saatchi & Saatchi. He has then held several senior positions within the Agency - promoted to Managing Director in 2008, Group Managing Director in 2013 and Chief Operating Officer in 2014. His articles have appeared in top industry publications and, as well as being a proponent of industry collaboration, he champions transparency and ethics in marketing and communication. He is also an active member of the International Advertising Association’s UAE chapter and a former member of their executive board. He attended the French Lycée in Beirut, Lebanon, and graduated from Shiller International University in Paris, France.
Himanshu graduated from Delhi University and qualified as a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He started his career in 1999 with Ernst & Young, in their Assurance and Audit division, leading Audit and Consulting assignments for local groups and various multinationals. In 2005, he joined Grey Dubai as Finance Manager. By 2012, he was promoted to Regional Finance Director GCC before taking on the role of Chief Financial Officer for the region. During his tenure at Grey, Himanshu has been instrumental in improving agency efficiencies and effectiveness across all areas of operations, including SOX reporting.
Marc’s career began in the aviation industry, first with KLM then with Lufthansa, where he was in charge of marketing as well as customer services based in Beirut. In 2002, he moved to Riyadh with Swiss Port to lead strategy and implementation for marketing, research, business development and structures.
In 2003, he joined FP7/McCann in Riyadh as Group Account Director, managing a portfolio of clients including Arab National Bank, Jadwa, Emirates Bank, Al Safi Danone, Carrier, Kingdom Center, Bravo Telecom, Mobily and Ford. He moved to Drive/Dentsu Riyadh in 2009 as Deputy Managing Director handling Mobily, Nada Juice, Riyadh Bank and Microsoft Arabia alongside business development responsibilities across the Kingdom.
Marc was appointed Managing Director of Grey Riyadh in 2012.