VICTORIA, Seychelles, November 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKXthe world’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, is proud to announce that its Global CMO Haider Rafik has been named the Most Influential CMO in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency 2022 at the Middle East Blockchain Awards (MEBA) held in Abu Dhabi. November 18 and ends Abu Dhabi Finance Week.
Created to recognize and reward outstanding efforts in blockchain and Web 3.0 innovation, MEBA was organized by Abu Dhabi Finance Week in association with Hoko Agency Middle East, The Middle East, Africa and Asia Crypto and Blockchain Association and Arabian Business Magazine.
Rafik has been honored with the Most Influential CMO in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency 2022 for his outstanding efforts in promoting OKX and expanding its customer base outside of Asia.
Working towards that goal, in January Rafik undertook a complete overhaul of the OKX brand identity with OKEx to reflect the paradigm shift from a centralized exchange to a one-stop platform for CeFi, DeFi and Web3. This rebrand set the stage for future partnerships, events and campaigns:
- In February 2022, Rafik signed a multi-year contract with the reigning Premier League champions. Manchester.
- In May 2022, Rafik signed another multi-year agreement, appointing OKX as the main partner McLaren Race. In September 2022, McLaren and OKX unveiled a bespoke holiday livery for the MCL36 F1 cars at the 2022 Singapore Grand Prix and 2022 Japanese Grand Prix.
- In June 2022, OKX became the first cryptocurrency partner and sponsor Tribeca Film Festival.
- In July 2022, immediately after the presentation of the Manchester City training kit, OKX continued to expand its sporting partnership by teaming up with the legendary English golfer. Jan Poulter.
In September 2022, Rafik launched a multi-million dollar ad campaign with the goal of “introducing the world” to OKX. With less than 15% of traders outside of Asia familiar with OKX, the company has positioned itself globally as one of the most powerful cryptocurrency trading apps in the world. video series with the participation of their partners.
The winners of the Middle East Blockchain Awards were selected by a panel of influential experts including Dr. Marwan Al Zarooni, CEO of Dubai Blockchain Centre; Jehanzeb Awan, MEAACBA Board Member, Founding Partner and CEO of J. Awan and Partners; Miriam Kevan, Former Head of Digital Assets at ADGM, Member of the Board of Directors of BlackOack Global; Misha Khanin, co-founder and futurist at Bedu; Saqr Ereykat, co-founder and commercial director of Crypto Oasis, and Matthew Amlot, managing editor of Arabian Business.
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