Corporate communication and advertising graduate from Ecole Superieure De Publicite in Paris France 1988.
Started his career with Euro RSCG in France as a Junior Account Executive working on variety of Accounts.
In 1990 Mazen moved to Saudi Arabia and where he worked for 7 years in advertising and marketing handling businesses as varied as Shell, Lipton Tea, Saudi British Bank , Ericsson telecom and other major local businesses.
In 1997 he left Saudi for the UAE, Dubai where he established the offices of the French advertising brand Euro RSCG. In Dubai Mazen worked on developing the accounts of M&M Mars, LG, Philips. Then moved to Mc Cann Ericsson FP7 to setup the New Business Development unit for the region.
In 2004 established Second Opinion with the Future Group as main consultancy client along with Henkel, VW, DDB Middle East and North Africa.
Activities of SO were interrupted due to the war in 2006.
Head of Marketing for Etisalat/ Canar based in Sudan till September 2009.