BPG Group officially opens new-look office space in Dubai
Move creates stronger, more powerful integrated communications network
September 11, 2013 11:06 by kippreport
Dubai: 10 September, 2013: The BPG Group, one of the longest established and most respected integrated communications companies in the MENA region, inaugurated its new office space in Dubai on September 10.
The new office was formally opened by Vikram Sakhuja, the Global CEO of Maxus Worldwide, WPP’s fastest growing media asset management company, Cohn & Wolfe EMEA Managing Director Scott Wilson the EMEA Chief of WPP’s Award winning PR Agency Cohn & Wolfe and BPG Group CEO Avi Bhojani.
The official opening event was also attended by leading figures from a number of other communications agencies within the global WPP Group including Bates CHI & Partners Singapore, Geometry Global EMEA, Quisma MENA as well as the 150 members of team BPG based in Dubai.
The new contemporary looking offices are on the fourth floor of the MAF Tower, Deira City Centre consolidating the Group’s businesses into one location to enable ever closer integration and enhanced service delivery for its clients across the Middle East & North Africa Region.
The new office facility will house the group’s mainstream marketing communications agency BPG |bates; public relations division BPG | Cohn & Wolfe; media asset management division, BPG | Maxus; digital & social media division BPG | Possible and healthcare practice BPG | Healthcare in addition to Group Management and support functions.
The office opening happened on the eve of the BPG Group’s annual offsite event that this year will feature keynote addresses from Toby Hoare Chairman of Geometry Global and a BPG Board member since 2000, Cohn & Wolfe global CEO Donna Imperato; Vikram Sakhuja; Pietro Leone, EMEA CEO of Geometry Global and Vatche Keverian the CEO of JWT MENA.
Workshop sessions will be led by other communication specialists from around the world including Tony Dowling COO Bates CHI & Partners; Federico De Nardis CEO Maxus EMEA; Todd Martin, Regional Head Digital, Bates CHI & Partners; George Smith, Client Services Director, POSSIBLE London and Andres Henriksson, Managing Director Simitri Group International, South Africa.