Nizar is a Dubai-based advertising and communication professional with an MBA in Marketing and almost 20 years of experience in the industry with secondments in multiple countries across the region. During his time, he took on various roles in creative and account management, and focused on enriching his exposure and learning by diversifying his client base to cover every possible sector.
Nizar also maintained ten consecutive years of recognition and awards on a regional and global level, and his work has been celebrated in festivals such as the highly coveted Cannes Lions, the New York Advertising Awards, Dubai Lynx, Kuwait Advertising Awards, and the GEMAS Effies to name a few.
He was also nominated by the JWT Middle East and North Africa management in 2007 to be part of the JWT/WPP High Potential Group, identifying him as one of the future leaders within the company, and was selected and awarded by Sir Martin Sorrell, President, Chairman and CEO of WPP group of companies worldwide, as well as Bob Jeffrey, Chairman and CEO of JWT Worldwide. The HPG status also included a direct mentorship with Craig Davis, the Worldwide Chief Creative Officer of JWT at the time.