APCO Worldwide announced that Camilla d’Abo, an experienced PR agency leader, will become Managing Director of its Dubai office.
In 2004, d’Abo founded DABO & CO, a UAE-based PR, digital, and event management shop. She would later sell that business to Edelman in 2015. Most recently, d’Abo served as executive director for Sport In Life Distribution, a retail distribution company .
“Camilla’s unrivaled focus on quality, integrity and creativity are underlined by her dedication to strategic business-driven communications solutions and quality client servicing,” APCO President Mamoon Sbeih said in a release. “From starting and growing her business into a leading communications agency in the region, to helping her clients develop their businesses organically Camilla’s wealth of knowledge and experience will add value to APCO’s Dubai office and presence in the MENA region.”
“APCO is a leader in the advisory and advocacy communications sector with exceptional capability in the GCC countries,” d’Abo said. “I look forward to working with the professional team in APCO’s Dubai office and around the world to help clients stay agile and achieve their business goals.”