Rupert Young

Rupert Young

Senior Partner, Head of Brunswick Gulf, Dubai

Rupert leads Brunswick’s business in the Arabian Gulf, advising clients across the GCC. He advises the senior management of government-related entities, private and listed companies and multi-nationals looking to increase their profile in the region.

He specializes in corporate positioning, media relations, listed-company reporting, investor relations, financial transactions and the management of major issues. 

Rupert has been a communications consultant with Brunswick for over 25 years, initially in London and then moving to the UAE to launch the business in 2007. He has advised a wide range of clients over his career including a number of the region’s largest transactions including the IPOs of DEWA and Saudi Aramco and the merger of National Bank of Abu Dhabi with First Gulf Bank. 

He started his professional life in the British Army, training at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, after which he went on to serve a Short Service Commission. Rupert has a BA Honors from the University of East Anglia, in the UK.