- Senior Director
- T: +971 (0) 4 437 2102
- F: +971 4 437 2199
- PO Box 71253, Office 804, Level 8
- South Tower Emirates Financial Towers
- Dubai International Financial Centre
- United Arab Emirates
- T: +971 4 437 2100
- F: +971 4 437 2199
- M.A., Political Science, CCSU India
- Bachelor of Commerce, University of Delhi, India
- Corporate Communications
- Emerging Markets
- Financial Communications
- Reputation Management
- Strategic Communications
Manash Bhuyan is a Senior Director in the Strategic Communications segment of FTI Consulting, and is based in Dubai.
For over a decade, Manash has provided strategic communications counsel to businesses in diverse sectors including banking & financial services, energy & commodities, real estate, healthcare & pharmaceuticals, media & technology, education and professional services. Over the years, he has successfully built and defended the reputations of major global and regional companies.
Manash has been with the FTI Strategic Communications business since its Middle East inception, and has helped develop the firm’s regional practice. He has wide experience working with diverse and cross-border teams in the Middle East, Europe and Asia, on a broad range of corporate and financial communication matters involving corporate reputation, issues management, special situations, capital market transactions, organisational positioning, thought leadership, stakeholder engagement, media relations and market intelligence.
In the Middle East, Manash has represented global corporates such as BofA Merrill Lynch, Credit Agricole, Invesco, McKinsey, Fidelity, Jones Lang LaSalle, Mellon, Standard Life, Lloyds TSB, Herbert Smith, AIG, Societe Generale, Hikma Pharmaceuticals, Dexia, Rusal, Korn/Ferry, Neuberger Berman, Schroders amongst others. Some of his regional clients have included Dubai World, National Bank of Fujairah, Dutech, Gulf Finance House, Samena Capital and Careem. Manash has also helped in the launch and corporate profile raising of regional institutions such as the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC), the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange (DGCX) and the Dubai Mercantile Exchange (DME).
Prior to joining FTI Consulting, Manash worked with international financial communications consultancy, Citigate Dewe Rogerson. Earlier in his career, Manash was associated with NGOs and think tanks in India where he worked on programmes relating to public policy advocacy, local governance, capacity building, conflict resolution, stakeholder outreach, resource mobilisation and development communications.
Manash graduated in Commerce from the University of Delhi, and also holds a MA degree in Political Science. Besides English, Manash is fluent in four South Asian languages – Hindi, Urdu, Bengali and Assamese.