A variety of corporate (meetings to exhibition shows) and private events (including High Net Worth) held locally in the UK and internationally. Providing full event management services from taking client briefs, developing concepts through to event delivery and post-event reporting and feedback whilst providing as timely updates on projects. Responsibilities included leading and working collaboratively with a team, budget management (£40k to £3.5m), vendor management (pre, onsite and post events), venue and destination research, delegate management, health and safety and day-to-day client liaison whilst managing their expectations. Establishing foundations for corporates e.g. event calendars, project plans, templates and post-event evaluation whilst generating new business through building relationships.
Accountable for delivering Corporate and Investment Banking’s (CIB) International (EMEA and America) programme of internal and external events; from CEO meetings, seminars, town hall announcements, conferences (250-350 people), industry exhibitions to corporate hospitality. Working with senior management and executive levels to achieve their business goals whilst developing key marketing, communications and promotional merchandise. Key Achievements - Supported and facilitated Standard Bank’s Annual Investor Conference, which brings together international investors, top African Corporate CEO’s and CFO’s, policy makers and government officials to conduct business