Elie Khouri

Omnicom Media Group MENA | CEO

Elie Khouri is the CEO of Omnicom Media Group MENA, the media services division of the Omnicom Group. Earlier in his career, worked within the advertising industry at BBDO. He also worked for Omnicom Group, where he developed OMD, a media communications group. It develops marketing campaigns using digital, mobile, and television advertising and, more recently, employing performance marketing. Omnicom has been ranked one of the best places to work in the United Arab Emirates for several years. Elie sits on boards that support the organisation’s corporate social responsibility program. He has received several awards and honors from Forbes Middle Easts and Arabian Business, and he is considered an influential marketing executive in the Arab world. Elie attended the American University of Beirut (AUB), where he received a BBA in 1983 and a MBA in business and finance in 1988.

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