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VMLY&R Commerce Dubai / UAE

Dubai / UAE

Offering brands future-fit solutions that lead to conversion.

VMLY&R COMMERCE sits at the centre of WPP’s Commerce and Experiential pillars.  We focus on the inseparable relationship that binds CX/UX with Shopper XP to deliver tangible solutions at the moments that matter.  Marrying the best of VMLY&R's creative and digital capabilities with Geometry's deep understanding of people and shopper behavior, we have founded the ultimate end-to-end Creative Commerce Company.

Featured work

  • Woman in front of elevator screen looking at Twitter conversations
    Elevator Tweets
    How Twitter reached out to MENA media planners with the touch of a button
    How Twitter reached out to MENA media planners with the touch of a button
  • Shopping cart
    Nutrition Cart
    How Nestle taught kids to eat healthy by buying healthy
    How Nestle taught kids to eat healthy by buying healthy

Our Leadership Team

  • Headshot of Nick Walsh, CEO MENA
    Nick Walsh
    Business Title
    CEO MENA
  • Chelly Megale
    Chelly Megale
    Business Title
    Senior Manager, People and Culture
  • Headshot of Gregory Mardikian, Managing Director, MENA
    Gregory Mardikian
    Business Title
    Managing Partner
Feminine Arabic

Featured story

Twitter Introduces a New Language Setting on Twitter.com - Feminine Arabic

People across the world come to Twitter to discuss what’s happening, and Twitter wants its service to better reflect the many voices that shape the conversation. In some languages, such as with Arabic, words can be feminine or masculine. So today, Twitter is introducing a new language setting that acknowledges and better supports the Arabic feminine form.

People who select this setting will be addressed in the feminine form. For example, “Tweet” will be “غرّدي” (which addresses women) rather than the default Arabic today which is “غرّد” (addressing men). Also, “Explore” will be “إستكشفي” rather than “إستكشف”.

Carla El Maalouli, Head of Business Marketing, Twitter MENA said: “At Twitter, every voice can impact the world ...

Our Culture & Values

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  • We are Fearlessly Focussed. Wherever our international spectrum of work takes us, we show up hungry every day. Our appetite? Greatness. A single-minded focus to show the world what we can offer.
  • We are Fanatical Solutionists. We are writers, designers, strategists and shapeshifters, all unified in a desire to create ground-breaking ideas. Our commitment is to the cutting edge, to the innovative and the unexpected. Bold creativity that breeds the best solutions.
  • We are Forward Thinkers. For us, forward thinking is the only thinking. At VMLY&R Commerce, we're not afraid to be bold to reach our goals. Progressively driven, with fierce vision.
  • We are Family First.  It's a diverse team of individuals that make up our VMLY&R COMMERCE family, and we're constantly working to make it even bigger and better.  We're proud of our people and give equal attention to all.  We always have each other's back and own every aspect of our work, from start to finish.

Benefits of Working With Us

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Flexible Working Hours

The pandemic has proven that flexible working, works.  So we are keeping it!  We have dedicated days where our teams get together in the office and days where we can all work remotely.  Flexi is our future.
 

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Home Travel Allowance

We know how important it is to be with family, so after a year with us, you get a ticket to visit your loved ones in your home country.
 

 

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Children Welcome

We know that there might be times when you will need to bring your kids in to work. They are always welcome – and we have colouring posters.
 

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Wellbeing Wednesday

Mental Health is our priority. We know it affects how we think, feel and act. So, every Wednesday we share tips, webinars, workshops, classes and more to improve our wellness in the workplace and in our lives.
 

Get in touch

New Business

Nick Walsh, CEO, MENA
nick.walsh@vmlyrcommerce.com

Press Inquiries

Ginny Kemp-Taylor, Head of Brand, MENA
ginny.kemp-taylor@vmlyrcommerce.com

Career Opportunities

Chelly Megale, Senior Manager, People and Culture
chelly.megale@vmlyrcommerce.com

Offices

Dubai
36th Floor, Al Saqr Business Tower
191039 Dubai, UAE
+971 4 3050 378

Abu Dhabi
Haibu Space, 29th Floor
Shining Towers
Abu Dhabi, UAE