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Mark joined Links Group as a consultant in 2015. His primary responsibility is to manage relationships with key clients both in the professional service industries and current accounts. In addition to client liaison, Mark also helps Links Group to develop new business and market the benefits of the company to prospects in the region.
Prior to joining Links Group, Mark spent fifteen years building a career in sales and marketing in the UK, first starting with the health & fitness industry before moving into travel. He moved to the UAE in 2015 and has extensive knowledge of the region, government procedures and has led on a number of large M&A transactions.
Mark’s local knowledge and expertise means that clients are able to focus on the running of their business while he ensures that the incorporation process and all other necessary formalities are dealt with efficiently and with due diligence.
Mitchell joined Links Group as a consultant in 2015. He is responsible for creating and managing relationships with clients, helping them to enter or expand their business in the UAE.
Before joining Links Group , Mitchell was head of Sales and Operations for an audio-visual company and prior to this he spent over seven years working as an insurance underwriter for a Lloyd’s agency in London.
Mitchell’s experience helps him to thoroughly understand and define the needs of the client so he can help guide them through their company formation in the UAE. He prides himself on building and developing long lasting relationships with clients to ensure they have peace of mind knowing their business needs are taken care of.
Celine joined Links Group as a Client Relationship Manager in early 2018. Her primary responsibility is to manage key clients, as well as develop and maintain strong relationships between clients and internal stakeholders.
Prior to joining Links Group, Celine spent many years working in sales, marketing & client management across various industries. She has worked with reputable multinational organisations across FMCG, Retail and F&B in Lebanon, the UAE and USA.
Celine’s experience across multiple industries and countries helps her understand the needs of the client whilst developing long-lasting relationships with them. This ensures that the best interest of the client is at front of mind every time.
Jade joined Links Group as a consultant in early 2018. Her primary responsibility is to identify and grow the corporate business across all sectors whilst seeking out new opportunities for business growth in Abu Dhabi. She aims to build a strong relationship with prospective and existing clients to ensure that their needs are recognised and met across all touchpoints and stages of company set up.
Jade boasts a long career of Sales & Marketing in both the UK and UAE. After graduating with a BA (Hons) in International Business with Spanish and spending a year living and studying in Spain, she began her career in Customer Service at a Housing Association in the UK. She then moved to Abu Dhabi where she worked as a Marketing Manager for an F&B outlet before moving into a Business Development & Sales role for a kitchen designer looking after key accounts in Abu Dhabi & Dubai.
Jade’s local knowledge and expertise in the region, particularly in Abu Dhabi, coupled with her good relationships across multiple industries translates into expert service every time.
Niall joined Links Group’s Business Development team in early 2018 where he is responsible for growing the company’s newest division; Links Corporate Solutions.
He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience, having worked across a multitude of sectors including finance, technology and renewable energy.
Before joining Links Group, Niall founded and ran his own consultancy firm in the UAE working with key government and corporate clients.
Niall understands the importance of understanding clients’ needs whilst providing them with accurate and timely information to support their business goals. This translates into an efficient and seamless service for clients.
Andrew joined Links Group as a consultant in 2017. He is responsible for creating and managing relationships with clients, helping them to enter and understand the market in Qatar.
Prior to joining Links Group, Andrew spent 14 years working as an adviser in the finance and investment industry. With his expertise in derivatives trading, Andrew previously provided stock portfolio management advice along with fundamental and technical analysis to both institutional and retail investors.
Cris Martin St. Valery is a UK based Barrister and Consultant for Links Group. Based in London he is responsible for strengthening the company’s government partnerships as well as facilitating UK investor interest in the Middle East.
Cris brings to Links Group extensive experience in the fields of law, communication and retail. He continues to lead CMSV Ltd, a UK-based consultancy firm specialising in strategic relationships, change management and communications. There his clients include multinational retailers, media broadcast companies and independent SMEs.
Prior to his role at Links Group, Cris played a key role in the creation and management of two national UK retail television channels generating sales of over £2 billion.