I would like to thank the members who voted and contributed in electing me to the UFI Board of Directors and appreciate the confidence shown on me to once again work for the betterment of all members.

In this new role I aim to introduce forums and mediums that encourage networking among industry professionals to foster collaborations, exchange ideas and experiences and introduce steps that strengthen the trade exhibition industry

Exhibitions and conferences play a fundamental role in reinforcement of business and industries in particular and I look forward to combine my expertise and years of experience in marketing, trade policies and exhibitions industry to enhance trade activities globally.

I once again thank for the trust shown on me and wish you and your family good health in these unusual times.