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Danielle Metni

Managing Director, Head of Creative Middle East

Danielle Metni

Life at FGS Global

Leading the creative team and developing 360 degree advertising campaigns and corporate branding in the UAE and Saudi Arabia.

Life Pre-FGS Global

Working across multinational agencies and producing award-winning work for global brands in the MENA region, including Beirut, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Iraq. Creative Director at M&C Saatchi and at Ogilvy.

Life Beyond FGS Global

Seasoned artist and winemaker, speaks four languages, indulges in teaching communications, painting large portraits & exploring the world for a certain je ne sais quoi.

As head of Creative at FGS Global MENA, Danielle brings 16 years of experience in advertising and brand communications in the MENA region, including Beirut, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Iraq. She had a pivotal role in helping regional brands and public figures make their mark in the modern world.

With her expertise in Telecom, Banking, Healthcare, Retail, and Government Affairs communications, she led the gamut of projects for global brands with transformative creative solutions and culture-shaping work. Her client portfolio includes Zain Telecom, Ooredoo Group, Allianz, Société Générale, Majid Al Futtaim, P&G, UNHCR, Saudi Green Initiative and many more.

She started her career as Art Director at Saatchi & Saatchi in 2005. She held the position of Creative Director at M&C Saatchi MENA in 2015 and at Ogilvy in 2017. Her award-winning work was nominated among the most successful in the region.

Danielle holds a Masters in Fine Arts, specialized in advertising and communications, and she is also a proud grant holder from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris.

Danielle Metni
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