Managing Partner, MENA, based in Dubai
George is Leidar’s Managing Director in Dubai.
Working in conjunction with our company’s senior consultants, he provides expert counselling to clients in the Middle East across a number of areas including communications and social media strategy development, thought leadership, advocacy, sustainability, content creation, media training, crisis preparedness, issues management and media relations.
Prior to joining Leidar, George was Head of PR, Corporate Communications and Social Media for Dubai-headquartered diversified conglomerate Al-Futtaim. George has also held senior in-house and agency roles with Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund Mubadala and international public relations firm Golin. Embracing internationality, George has held different assignments for international PR network Action Global Communications in Greece, Cyprus and Dubai. He started his career as a London-based sports writer for The European.
George Kotsolios holds a Higher National Diploma in Journalism from London College of Communications.
Here is a brief look into his latest articles.