Managing Director - Bahrain
Ghassan is currently the Managing Director of Memac Ogilvy & Mather in the Kingdom Of Bahrain. Enjoys 25 years experience in the Marketing & Communication Business in the Middle East & Africa Region.
Until the end of 2007 Ghassan was heading up TeamNokia Middle East & Africa at GREY Worldwide in Dubai. Before joining GREY, Ghassan spent 6 years as Client Services Director based in Dubai for HORIZONFCB looking after the marketing communication and Brand building of a portfolio of international businesses such as New Zealand Milk, Kraft Foods, Tetra Pak, American Standard/Trane, Samsung Electronics, The Swatch Group, Mercedes-Benz, Power Horse, Applebee’s and many more. Before joining H.FCB in Dubai, Ghassan spent 8 years at Memac Ogilvy Bahrain where his principal responsibilities involved heading up the American Express, Kimberly Clark, British American Tobacco, Arab Insurance Group businesses and develop new business and manage the P&L of the operation.
Ghassan born in Lebanon in 1967, lived and worked in the USA, UAE, Bahrain and Lebanon. Earned in 1989 a BA in Marketing from Beirut University College, then moved to California and earned an MBA from La Verne University in Pomona/Los Angeles in 1993. Ghassan is able to communicate in Arabic, English and French. Ghassan Married to Joelle with 2 children, Nour & Bob.