BAHRAIN: Pricewaterhouse-Coopers has filled the third of three
senior marketing and communications roles in its Europe Middle East and
Africa division, created following the company’s inauguration last
Gordon Brown, 41, who is currently head of marketing and communications
at PricewaterhouseCoopers’ Midlands office, is to go to Bahrain to be
director of marketing and communications in the Middle East.
’The changing dynamics of the business following the merger mean we have
created three new jobs and people are being slotted into them,’ said
The Europe and Africa posts have already been filled.
Brown, whose area will cover offices in Saudi Arabia, Egypt, UAE,
Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman and Dubai, will report to the senior partner in
Bahrain, Jawad H Jawad.
’The first thing I will look to do is build our brand reputation in the
territory, where there is strong competition. We need to establish the
breadth of our expertise,’ he added.
The company, formed by the merger of Pricewaterhouse and Coopers and
Lybrand last October, has re-structured its communications in the last
Brown has been at the company for two years and previously worked at
Scottish Power. Senior market managers Geoff Sarney and Louise Ward,
will run the Birmingham marketing department when Brown leaves at the
end of August.