Cheil MENA appoints Anis Zantout digital director

Anis Zantoot

He was digital media director at Initiative in his last assignment; succeeds Wael Abdulhadi at Cheil.

Cheil MENA has announced the appointment of Anis Zantout as regional digital director. He succeeds Wael Abdulhadi, who was head of digital at the agency.

Zantout will ‘manage the growing digital department and will play a pivotal role driving new business’, informed an agency statement.

In his last assignment, Zantout was digital media director at Initiative MENA. He has also worked with DigitasLBi as regional director.

Keesoo Kim, CEO,Cheil MENA,  said, “Over recent years we have made tremendous strides in enhancing our digital capabilities. Anis’ appointment will prove to be an integral component in ensuring the agency continues to offer full integration to our clients. He brings extensive experience from within the region and under his leadership, the digital team are truly well equipped to bring our South Korean way of working, known as Tu:hon, to life.”