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M:Comms recruits Nicola Hooper
22 October 2012

Nicola Hooper has joined M:Communications' Gulf operation to advise clients across the Middle East on communications strategy.

In her previous role Nicola was a PR manager with Grant Thornton where she managed communications for the tax practice and led the firm's response to the UK Government Budget, Autumn Statement and Finance Bill.

The Gulf team at M:Communications advise clients across the Middle East on communications strategy, financial transactions and provide senior management counsel.

"I am delighted to have Nicola on board," explained Nicholas Lunt managing director of M:Communications Gulf. "Her corporate PR expertise further strengthens the unique blend of market leading experience our Gulf team provides. This is a particularly exciting time for us as the Middle East establishes itself as a key global player against a backdrop of economic instability in Europe."

"The Middle East, is a key area of our rapidly expanding business and our team in the Gulf is uniquely placed to offer advice and counsel across all the countries the office services," added Stuart Leasor, head of emerging markets at M:Communications. "At a time of heightened sensitivities across the region, we are able to guide clients in the most constructive way for their business."

Nicola formerly worked for FTI during which time she completed a project for the Department of Health in Dubai including a three month secondment to Middle East as part of the team managing communications for the health sector restructuring.

Nicola can be reached at hooper@mcomgroup.com.