October 14, 2014 – Alexander Hughes has expanded its global coverage by adding offices in Côte d’Ivoire, Senegal, Benin, Togo, Cameroun, Algeria and Saudi Arabia. The recent additions bring the firm’s global coverage to 53 offices in Europe, the Americas, Asia Pacific, the Middle East and Africa. “I am pleased to welcome to Alexander Hughes our new African, Algerian and Saudi teams. It is very much the strategy of our firm to strengthen our leading position in emerging markets and we will pursue our development in the near future. In the Middle East, the flow of business opportunities is robust, while Africa, with its remarkable growth, holds exceptional potential,” said Julien Rozet, Alexander Hughes CEO. Maurice Rozet, founder of the group and president of the group’s supervisory board, will lead the group’s MEA activities. Didier Acouétey will manage the offices in Dakar, Abidjan, Cotonou, Lomé and Douala, which will operate under the brand Alexander Hughes AfricSearch. Lamia Pabion becomes the managing partner of Algeria and Saudi Arabia, with Nassim Lounes as deputy in charge of the Algiers office.