World's 100 Most Powerful Arabs 2014
Wed 26 Mar 2014 03:56 PM
Akram Miknas

Company: Promoseven Holdings

Designation: Founder

Country: UAE (Bahrain)

Akram Miknas was born in Lebanon but is a Bahraini national. He is the founder of the now ubiquitous Promoseven Holdings Group, under whose umbrella reside some of the most sought-after brands in advertising and PR, and which today is the largest advertising and communications network in the Middle East and North Africa.

In 2008, subsidiary Fortune Promoseven made advertising history by becoming the first agency from the Middle East to win two Gold and two Silver Lions in the same year, at the 55th Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival held in France.

The communicator

Promoseven Holdings Group, founded by Akram Miknas, is one the largest advertising agencies in the MENA region.