Jean Claude Torbey has joined Virgin Radio as head of business development for Europe and the MENA region. He started the new role on February 1.
Torbey was previously regional executive director at Rotana, the Cairo-based broadcast and entertainment group, for six years.
Prior to this, Torbey was general manager of Virgin Megastore in the Middle East where he successfully launched eight megastores in the region and was the exclusive representative of Virgin Radio in the Middle East. He successfully opened five radio stations in the region.
Before this he was managing partner at JCT Production sin Lebanon, a regional company specialising in concert promotion, TV production and artistic management.