BORDER LINES: McLean to tackle WEF global remit

GENEVA: The World Economic Forum has hired Charles McLean, senior MD at Hill and Knowlton Washington, as the organisation’s first director of communications and public affairs. His brief is wide-ranging since the WEF’s membership comprises multi-national corporations and NGOs. In hiring McLean, the WEF hopes to more effectively coordinate efforts by NGOs and corporations to tackle significant international problems, ranging from disease and hunger to bridging the digital divide.

GENEVA: The World Economic Forum has hired Charles McLean, senior

MD at Hill and Knowlton Washington, as the organisation’s first director

of communications and public affairs. His brief is wide-ranging since

the WEF’s membership comprises multi-national corporations and NGOs. In

hiring McLean, the WEF hopes to more effectively coordinate efforts by

NGOs and corporations to tackle significant international problems,

ranging from disease and hunger to bridging the digital divide.



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