Mr Akab has a solid background in communications, branding and advertising from his time with the WPP network, which preceded the appointment to his current role in 2012. Mr Akab holds a BSc in Industrial Management from Al Mansour University 1999.
Corporate Communications specialist with 18+ years of experience, including working at Dubai & IRAQ top Media houses, Marketing & advertising agencies, corporations such as Dar Al Khaleej and BPG/ WPP advertising & Zain.
Hayder has worked with numerous companies in the Media & Advertising field in the GCC & MENA + IRAQ region and planned and executed 600+ regional campaigns and ensure its messaging is projected to organizational standards, throughout all possible resources, internally & externally.
His experience includes:
Trainings and courses:
Additional to many inhouse trainings in leadership, team building, time management, investment relations, & negotiations strategies.
He joined Zain Iraq on 2012 and he still holds the position as the Director of Corporate Communications and PR and he is leading the youth empowerment programs and enabling the entrepreneurs and startups ideas and projects.