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Marie De Ducla

MENA Sales Lead, Travel, Automotive, Tech and FMCG


Marie leads Ad sales for large accounts at Google Middle East and North Africa, based in Dubai. She covers a number of industries from travel & tourism, to automotive, technology, quick service restaurants and fast moving consumer goods.

Beyond her core role, she has been taking on MENA wide responsibilities at Google and led company projects related to customer satisfaction, competitive selling for cross channel sales teams and Industry relations. She is a member of the Dubai office Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Council since July 2020 and an active member of the Google Women@group.

She is Board member and Treasurer, for the Advertising Business Group in the UAE.  In this group on top of the treasurer role, she drives the digital workstream that aims at raising awareness of international standards in online advertising to promote ethical and responsible advertising.
She has worked previously in France for the French national airline, Air France, where she was responsible for the Sales and Marketing strategy.

Marie holds a MBA from ESCP Business School, and a License in Spanish Literature from La Sorbonne. She is the mother of two sons.

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