JCDecaux, the worldwide outdoor advertising company, has appointed Martin Sabbagh as CEO for the Middle East region. Effective from January 15, 2015, Martin will succeed David Bourg, who moves on to take the position of Chief Financial and Administrative Officer in Paris. Having been with JCDecaux since 2007, Martin’s most recent position was Director of Mergers & Acquisitions and Development. Based in Dubai, he will report directly to Jean-Charles Decaux, Chairman of the Executive Board and Co-CEO.
“We welcome Martin Sabbagh as CEO for the Middle East,” says Jean-Charles Decaux. “His experience, professionalism, dynamism and in-depth knowledge of JCDecaux will enable him to successfully fulfil his duties, driving the growth of our activities.”