We would like to introduce you to our new associate partner: Haikel Ben Hamouda.

Haikel, who is French-Tunisian, has a Master in Integrated Marketing Communication from the University of Paris-Dauphine. Prior to joining Skyne, Haikel worked with several clients based in the UAE and the Gulf region helping them to craft authentic and inspiring brands, and to develop integrated marketing communications plan with a strong creative angle.

He worked during 7 years within various agencies across the world from Publicis Paris to JWT New York, before joining a cultural and public initiatives based in the UAE. He has a strong interest in arts and culture, and the tourism industry (especially nation / place branding).

He is a hard-worker with a strong nomad culture, as he lived in 7 cities. He is passionate about the Arab world, especially with a close eye on the cultural effervescence that youth is bringing forward, with pride and integrity. Haikel also loves cooking, so be ready to speak about food for long hours, if not about travels and cinema.

“My immersion within Skyne was very smooth, I felt comfortable and operational very quickly. The entrepreneurial spirit and Dutch professionalism of Skyne made myself a happy person who is aiming to combine both personal and business aspirations, with more freedom and creativity. By joining Skyne, my main focus will be to further develop the business activity in Abu Dhabi where I see lots of opportunities for Skyne to become a trusted and sustainable partner for emerging or already-established projects.”

“Haikel has been part of our team, and consistently excelled in terms of his expertise and capabilities related to strategic branding and marketing. We are very pleased to welcome him as a partner and look forward to our collaboration.”  said, Dennis de Rond owner of Skyne. “Haikel is now part of Skyne family, and we wish him best of luck to kick-start Skyne Abu Dhabi, with plenty of “baraka” and good vibes!”