Ahmed Younis joins Publicis Communications KSA as CCO

  • Date: 08-Feb-2024
  • Source: Campaign Middle East
  • Sector:Technology
  • Country:Saudi Arabia
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Ahmed Younis joins Publicis Communications KSA as CCO

Publicis Groupe Middle East has appointed Ahmed Younis as its new Chief Creative Officer for Publicis Communications KSA, overseeing Leo Burnett and Saatchi & Saatchi.

Recognised as one of the top 10 creative leaders in MENA, he will drive the group’s creative agenda in the Kingdom and foster collaborative teams that deliver work for clients. 

Younis has a 25-year journey in creative leadership, digital strategy, and social media marketing. His campaigns have left a significant impact on the advertising landscape in the region.

Prior to joining Publicis Groupe ME, he served as the Head of Creative Strategy at Meta MENA, where he played a key role in developing strategies and campaigns that advanced digital marketing in the region.

With direct experience leading global cross-functional teams, he contributed significantly to generating millions of dollars in revenue for major moments like Ramadan and the World Cup.

Bassel Kakish, CEO at Publicis Groupe ME&T, said: “Fizo, is one of the most celebrated creative leaders in this region and he has been instrumental in showcasing regional creative excellence globally. With Saudi Arabia fast emerging as a thriving creative hub, Ahmed taking the creative helm ensures we not only stay ahead of the curve but help define the