Muscat: Zeenah PR, Oman's youngest and most dynamic public relations consultancy appointed James Macleod as the general manager. His new role brings a major step forward in the expansion of the firm and will help to enhance the firm's reputation as a dominant player within the Sultanate.
Mohammed Al Farei, managing director at Zeenah Group commented on the hire: "To spearhead Zeenah PR's operations in Oman, a new general manager has recently been appointed. James will be at the helm of affairs and as a global communications expert who has spent substantial number of years in the GCC and we are confident that he will bring able leadership to the team and develop the business in Oman."
James is a global PR and communications veteran and has spent over 20 years in the public relations and media sector. He has provided leadership to represent and counsel public and private corporations, banking and corporate finance firms, technology companies, healthcare, international trade, automotive and energy companies.
Commenting on his role, James said, "The PR sector in Oman has never been more dynamic than it is right now, so this is a really exciting time for the firm. We are a 50/50 mix of Omani nationals and expatriates and I'm very proud that we have combined the best of local knowledge and international public relations talent to gain the best outcomes. Having spent some years in the region, it's a delight joining the team at Zeenah."
Previous to joining as GM of Zeenah PR, James spent five years working in PR and public affairs across the MENA region. His wide ranging PR and communications experience have earned him a respected reputation for delivering effective solutions and solid results for clients.