Who we are

We are the regional leader in knowledge-based marketing solutions and help businesses worldwide use their data to improve marketing performance, increase profits and ROI within the Middle Eastern territories.

Our Story & Work

As data experts for over 30 years, Jacobsons Direct Marketing collects, connects and enriches data so that it is a strategic marketing asset. From our roots in consumer data, we’ve grown to provide sophisticated analytics and insights that fuel relevant, intelligent marketing messages and content. We help marketers integrate, manage, analyze and optimize their data to engage more effectively with their customers and prospects.

We also integrate automated marketing components to deliver personalized consumer interactions via a comprehensive, end-to-end engagement platform that crosses channels and synchronizes conversational communications that are “in the moment”. We help some of the world’s best-known brands deliver consistent, resonant consumer experiences. Let us help you progress along the data-driven marketing continuum for improved marketing performance, more profitable customer relationships and stronger competitive advantage.

The People

George Jacob

Founder & Managing Director

The first word he probably uttered was “yesterday”. He still makes sure he gets it.

Akram Raffoul

Board Director

He conducts three different conversations at once, speaks four languages and knows the Arab market like the back of his hand. Nothing misses his eye; no detail is too insignificant. Akram gives you the impression he is addicted to challenge. And he is.

Ashley Jacob


Down-to-earth, ready to take on any challenge and hell-bent on meeting deadlines.

Let our 30 years of experience deliver results to your business.