JWT Cairo’s Mohammed Sabry moves to head Dubai office

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Deputy Mai Azmy promoted as managing director in Egypt.

JWT has announced the appointment of Mohammed Sabry, who has been heading its Cairo office since 2010, as the managing director of its Dubai office. He will report to Michiel Hofstee, JWT’s CEO for the Gulf region.

The agency has also announced the promotion of deputy Mai Azmy to managing director of JWT Cairo. She has been with the agency for six years.

On the appointment, Hofstee said, “I have come to know Mohammed Sabry as a creative, an entrepreneur – completely passionate about our product which he believes will drive the business of our clients. He has demonstrated a unique understanding of growing clients’ businesses through leveraging the WPP group offering, driving brands to the next level with this intense amalgam of knowledge. With Mohammed’s focus on growing the Dubai operation to the next level I can drive the Gulf agenda across our regional offering more aggressively, focusing on diversification and acquisition.”