He has been working within the CEEMEA
region since 2009, where he led business development for EMEA and India at Marsh for four years, and was managing director for Marsh's operations in the Middle East and Africa from 2013 to 2016.
He will lead a diverse and high-growth region with around 2,300 colleagues in more than 40 countries, and will also act as the Head of Corporate Risk and Broking for CEEMEA
We were part of the emerging business previously; now we are an independent hub, reporting directly to Kasia Kieli, President and Managing Director at Discovery Networks CEEMEA
, based in Discovery's CEEMEA
headquarters in Warsaw.
According to Discovery's own research into TV con- sumption, which was carried out in 10 markets in CEEMEA
last year, audienc- es - led by the young and early adopters - are showing an in- creasing appetite for new TV services, although Kieli be- lieves that "these will comple- ment existing viewing behav- iours so that conventional linear television will continue to remain the central part of media consumption".
P&G currently operates five geographic businesses - North America, Latin America, Asia, Western Europe, and CEEMEA
, which includes Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
The new online store helps us expand the relation with fans, being at the same time an important element in our digital portfolio which includes local websites for Discovery Channel and TLC, Facebook and Twitter pages, as well as a dedicated YouTube channel," said Vlad Tudosie, country manager South-Eastern Europe at Discovery Networks CEEMEA
The central bank is once again demonstrating it is unwilling to raise rates much further, and that will continue to drag (the dollar/lira rate) higher," Luis Costa, head of CEEMEA
currency and debt strategy at Citi.
Kasia Kieli, President and MD, Discovery Networks CEEMEA
said: "When we chose the cities to include we knew we had to include Dubai with it now being an iconic super-city of the future.
Against such a backdrop, we note that CEEMEA
has trailed EM Asia recently and is now looking more attractive (see page 8).
SOCAR has placed Eurobonds in the amount of $1 billion for 10 years on the CEEMEA
market (Central & Eastern
Nenad Pacek, co-founder, CEEMEA
Business Group, and president, Global Success Advisors, also advised of investments in the region, stating that the economy has been growing "about 10% every year".
Highlights include:Macro-Economic Overview a" The Middle East After The Arab Spring - Will look at business, economic and political outlook for the Middle East and North Africa in 2012 and 2013 with Nenad Pacek co-Founder, CEEMEA
Business Group - president, Global Success AdvisorsA Hard Talk on Egypt a" Will see speakers discuss what it takes to succeed in one of Mena's most important markets?