In his role as Regional Public Relations and Corporate Communications Manager at Rolls-Royce Motor Cars for the Middle East, Africa, India and South America regions, Jamal Al Mawed oversees the brand’s communications (across traditional, broadcast and digital) across four continents and covering multiple languages. An Emirati of Palestinian and British origin, Jamal is a bilingual native English and Arabic speaker, with on-ground PR experience in over 30 countries.
Jamal is the current Chairman of the judging panel for the annual Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) Awards, and is a judge for the MENA Effie Awards. He speaks regularly at communications summits around the world, is a guest lecturer at many universities in the UAE and is a regular contributor to regional industry titles such as Campaign ME, Communicate and Gulf Marketing Review. Jamal is a previous winner of the MEPRA ‘Young Communicator of the Year Award’ and in October 2016 he was named by The Huffington Post as one of the ‘Top Ten to Watch’ in Middle East Marketing and Communications industry.