Alex Malouf

Schneider Electric: Corporate Communications Director

Alex Malouf is a marketing communications executive who has spent the last 17 years in the Middle East. Alex has lived across the region, in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Lebanon, Jordan, Syria, Israel, Palestine and the United Arab Emirates. He is the Corporate Communications Director for the Middle East and Africa at Schneider Electric.

A journalist by training and with a cultural mix that is both European and Arabic, Alex’s expertise spans communications and media, public relations and marketing for both multinationals in the energy, technology and FMCG space as well as several Gulf-based government institutions. Alex’s experience includes corporate communications, media relations and outreach, content development, crisis/reputation management, and digital/social media.

When he’s not putting pen to paper, Alex can be found advocating for the region’s media and public relations industry. Alex is passionate about promoting sustainability in the communications sector by highlighting the industry’s potential to GCC nationals. He works with not-for-profit organizations such as the PRCA MENA to shape and support training and awareness initiatives for both those wishing to pursue a career in public relations