Farrukh Naeem is a freelance English copywriter, journalist, SEO specialist and social media consultant based in Abu Dhabi, near Dubai, UAE. He has worked as a copywriter for advertising agencies in Asia and the Middle East, a direct marketing writer for Wunderman under the Y&R banner, and a TV commercial scriptwriter. He is also a journalist and a popular online commentator on advertising, marketing and creativity in the UAE and the Middle East.
Copywriter in UAE – Global client portfolio
In his 10 years of creative copywriting experience, Farrukh has worked on some of the hottest brands in the world, including:
* Thomas Cook
* Millennium Hotels
* Sheraton Hotels
* Rodeo Drive
Copywriter in UAE – Multiple media expertise
Farrukh’s copywriting exploits include a wide range of media: from press and magazine ads to TV commercials and radio spots; from direct mailers to press releases; from corporate brochures to online catalogues.
Copywriter in UAE – Journalism credentials
As a journalist, Farrukh has covered a wide range of industries including telecom, cosmetics, health, transport, internet, education, finance, and more.
Copywriter in UAE – In the News
Farrukh’s views and reports related to advertising, marketing, and creativity initiatives have been cited and/or featured across TV, radio, press and online publications regionally and internationally, including:
IN TV, 101.6 City FM, Campaign, Gulf Marketing Review, Gulf News, Emirates Today, Emirates Evening Post, Zawya.com, Guardian UK and many other offline and online publications.
Copywriter in UAE – Strengths
Creative conceptualisation, persuasive writing skills, convincing concept selling skills, visual thinking, team leadership spirit, extensive copywriting, editorial and communication experience across multiple industries and markets.