"A network of leading public relations agencies cultivating brands across cultures."

Nathalie Visele

Director & Founding Member


Belgium-born, Nathalie began her professional career in the hospitality industry in

Brussels and London, before arriving in Dubai in 1996 to take up a senior PR role with Le Meridien Hotels & Resorts.

Prior to co-founding Shamal Communications, Nathalie worked at director level with MCS/Action one of the most respected independent PR consultancies in the Middle East. Nathalie has also worked closely with the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) and International Public Relations Association (IPRA) on various projects.

With more than 20 years’ experience, Nathalie has managed a number of blue chip accounts throughout her career. These include BMW, Millennium & Copthorne, LG

Electronics, DaimlerChrysler, Aston Martin, The Pearl-Qatar, Dubai air show, Sharjah International Automobile Show, Nikken Sekkei, Arabian Travel Market, DHL, United, Transguard, Dubai Festival City, EPPCO, Anantara, Asteco, Wafi City, Qatar Airways, Pfizer, Novartis and Abbott.