The acquisition provides customers of digital marketing leader Incubeta with extended access to SEO, PPC, and creative and social media solutions in the Middle Eastern and Northern African territories while broadening its global expertise by 40+ in-region specialists.
Leading digital marketing group, Incubeta today announced its acquisition of Dubai-based integrated digital marketing agency Bruce Clay MENA, specialists in search, social and creative. This acquisition, the fourth in 12 months for Incubeta, will expand its global presence in the Middle East and North Africa, allowing the group to continue driving growth for clients through their expertise, and best practices in media, technology, and creativity.
Operating in 17 countries globally, Incubeta is a market-leading specialist that uses the power of bespoke, localized digital solutions to unlock and amplify business growth potential. Established in 2015, Bruce Clay’s MENA office is part of the Bruce Clay Inc. network and has delivered SEO, PPC, and Creative, and Social Media solutions for well-known brands, such as McDonald's, Johnson & Johnson, Zoflora, and Canon. Together Bruce Clay MENA and Incubeta will drive growth for clients, and the group, in the Middle Eastern and North African markets.
Lars Lehne, Group CEO of Incubeta commenting on the acquisition said, ”This acquisition fits squarely with our ongoing strategy of acquiring companies that complement our core business growth. Having Bruce Clay MENA join the Incubeta family opens up an endless avenue of opportunity for us in the services we can provide, the work that we can do, and the culture that we continue to build. I’ve no doubt that they’ll contribute to our overall success as a business, a brand, and a partner.”
Sitting under the Incubeta brand, Bruce Clay MENA will have access to Incubeta’s full scope of services, including Incubeta’s exclusive Google Marketing Platform relationship. As such, Incubeta MENA will provide clients with a fully integrated, end-to-end digital offering beyond their founding specialisms.
Michael Ossendrijver, CEO of Incubeta EMEA and Chief Growth Officer comments: “We're over the moon to welcome Bruce Clay MENA to the Incubeta family. For the overall digital marketing industry in MENA, this means two leading specialists have joined forces to become a digital powerhouse in the region. Bruce Clay MENA's regional expertise and the amazing team will complement Incubeta's world-class network of experts and channel partnerships to drive tangible growth for clients all across the region. ”
Gaurav Aidasani and Bruce Clay, Co-founders at Bruce Clay MENA said, "We are thrilled to see that Bruce Clay is entering a new era through this acquisition, facilitating its expansion within the entire MENA region. Additionally, we would like to congratulate Neal and his team on achieving excellence across the business. We look forward to this new journey together with Incubeta and attaining great heights."
Neal Patel, Managing Director of Bruce Clay MENA comments: “Once Incubeta showed an interest in our business and after meeting the leadership team, it was an easy decision for us to pursue this partnership. These are truly exciting times for Bruce Clay MENA, as through the Incubeta brand we will infuse deep performance marketing knowledge and experience into our team and agency offering – unlike anything there currently is in the region. Additionally, through Bruce Clay MENA, Incubeta are acquiring world-class SEO, social media, and creative talent that will help provide a fully integrated end-to-end solution to clients. The opportunities we will open together are super exciting and the team and I can’t wait to get going!”