Speaker Details

Abdullatif Al Sayegh
Chief Executive Officer, Arab Media Group

As Chief Executive Officer of Arab Media Group, Abdullatif Al Sayegh presides over one of the largest media groups in the Middle East, comprising a spectrum of divergent media subsidiaries. The Arab Media Group houses seven companies including a prominent publishing house, a multifaceted radio group, a television network, an events management company, an outdoor media entity, a distribution and logistics company, and a printing press.

At the helm of the Arab Media Group for over eight years, Mr Al Sayegh has actively contributed to the massive boom experienced by the Middle Easts media sector. His extensive experience and keen understanding of the dynamics of the industry is widely recognised as shown by his presence as a distinguished panellist and an avid speaker on the latest trends in media technology at several leading forums worldwide.

Mr Al Sayegh was awarded CEO of the Year for 2006, for outstanding services to the media industry, at the World CEO Forum held in Dubai in November 2007. He was also listed in the Times' GulfPower 25, which is a list of the region's most influential business leaders.