PARIS – Geraud de Dieuleveult has joined UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, as Business Development Manager. Geraud follows on the work of Nick Dugdale-Moore, who was recently appointed Regional Manager Europe at UFI.
Geraud brings over eleven years of exhibition industry experience to his new position. In 2008 he started as a sales manager for Reed Midem before moving to Berlin. There he led business development activities in Africa, Europe, and North America. His international career path includes eight years in Germany before returning to France as a sales manager for Comexposium.
Geraud’s extensive experience in sales and sponsorship within the exhibition industry is an essential asset to UFI activities in serving the association’s member commumnity globally.
As Business Development Manager, Geraud will liaise with UFI Members and exhibition industry stakeholders to increase their visibility and build networking opportunities within the industry. Geraud’s first challenge is coming very soon, as the UFI’s 86th Global Congress will take place at the beginning of November in Bangkok, Thailand.
"We would like to extend an enthusiastic welcome to Geraud as he joins the UFI global team. We are happy to welcome someone of Geraud’s caliber to our team. Geraud's extended industry knowledge will be a definite advantage in providing ever more value to UFI membership, and to the industry as a whole", says Sonia Thomas, UFI's Director of Operations / COO.