Alstom, the French multinational corporation which holds interests in electricity generation and rail transport markets, has appointed Tarek Solimane as NME Regional Communication Director. Previously Head of Communications for the press office and regional development at UBIFRANCE Agency in Dubai, Tarek’s focus was on the design and implementation of integrated communication strategies for French companies seeking development in the MENA region, and successfully launched the first UBIFRANCE Coporate Communications and press office in the GCC in 2008. In his new role, Tarek’s key responsibilities include developing Alstom’s image in the region and supporting the various businesses with their communications, including press relations.
“I am both happy and honoured to have joined the communication department of Alstom Group for the Near and Middle East,” says Tarek. “I look forward to being a part of the team during this time of growth for the region.”