November 5, 2017 – Dubai – Teneo, the global CEO advisory firm, today announced the appointment of Tim Falconer as Managing Director in Dubai. Tim brings almost 20 years of experience in journalism, strategic communications and management.
Tim was most recently Partner & Managing Director of Bell Pottinger Middle East, where he led the firm’s regional financial & corporate practice, working with both listed companies and government-related organisations.
Tim moved into strategic communications following a 16-year career in journalism with The Wall Street Journal. He spent six years as the Wall Street Journal’s Deputy Bureau Chief in Dubai covering the fallout from the global financial crisis and the Arab uprising. Prior to this, he led various teams of reporters covering equity and oil markets as well as OPEC based in London.
He is a significant addition to the company’s growing Middle East & Africa team and is set to play a leading role in advising clients and contributing to the growth and management of its regional business.