DUBAI: Bell Pottinger has promoted Tim Wilkinson to the new role of chairman of its Middle East operations.
Wilkinson, who was previously a partner at the agency, will continue to be based in Dubai.
Prior to joining Bell Pottinger, Wilkinson spent more than 15 years in communications at Coca-Cola in the Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Middle East regions. He also previously held the post of communications director for the prime minister of Kuwait.
Bell Pottinger has operated in the Middle East for more than two decades, with offices across the region.
This story originally appeared on the website of PRWeek UK.