Event technology specialists, The Info Salons Group, has announced the appointment of Wilbert Heijmans as Managing Director, Info Salons Middle East, a move which will further develop the company’s presence in the region.
Heijmans, who has been based in Dubai since 2007, is currently Group Exhibitions Director at Epoc Messe Frankfurt GmbH and will take up this new appointment in February 2012. His experience includes eight years with VNU Exhibitions for whom he spent five years in Utrecht, Holland and three years in Shanghai, China.
“Wilbert’s client-focused perspective and understanding of our business will bring new insight and enhanced service delivery, thus enabling Info Salons to continually meet and exceed our clients’ expectations,” said Jo-Anne Kelleway, CEO, The Info Salons Group.
Heijmans is currently tasked with motivating his teams to maximise resource use efficiency, overseeing sales strategy and identifying key business development opportunities. He is also actively involved in the regional development of company initiatives.
“I have been working with Info Salons as a client in the Middle East for more than four years and been impressed by its professionalism and dedication of the team,” he said.
“I am greatly looking forward to joining Info Salons Middle East and working with the Dubai team to further develop services for clients in the UAE and other countries in the Gulf region,” he said.