Duha Shabib joins Galeries Lafayette and BHV MARAIS

Galeries Lafayette and LE BHV MARAIS, part of the Galeries Lafayette Group has appointed Duha Shabib to the role of PR and Social Media Manager. Duha previously worked with Hill+Knowlton Strategies as Account Executive and most recently with Chalhoub Group as Senior PR Executive, where she handled the Group’s concepts stores including, TRYANO, Wojooh and Tanagra. In her new role she will be managing all communications and social media platforms for Galeries Lafayette and BHV MARAIS. She will also be responsible for promoting the brands different categories including, interior design, food, women and men’s fashion across the region.

“I am thrilled to have the opportunity to be handling Galeries Lafayette and LE BHV communication department and looking forward to making a positive contribution to the organisation,” says Duha.

Nicolas Roux joins LinkedIn MENA

LinkedIn MENA has appointed Nicolas Roux as its first ever Head of Agencies for MENA’S LinkedIn Marketing Solutions. With 20 years of experience in digital marketing, business development as well as brand & content strategy, Nicolas most recently worked at MediaCom MENA, Kalm Beauty Network, Leo Burnett and Chalhoub Group. In his new role, he will be responsible for strategic partnerships and executive level engagements with key media holding companies as well as the agencies within them. Nicolas will also lead, advice and execute LinkedIn’s go-to-market strategy for media, creative, social and PR agencies with the objective of driving partner and agency alignment across the organisation within the MENA region.

“The MENA media market is on the brink of the next evolutionary leap forward, with traditional lines being redrawn between brands, publishers and agencies,” says Nicolas. “I am excited to join LinkedIn at such a significant time in its own journey, and look forward to working with our agency partners to create economic opportunities for professionals across the region.”