Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC), the National Energy Exhibition Centre, are pleased to announce the appointment of two new Non-Executive Board members.
Geoff Runcie, the past CEO of Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce, currently a business consultant, joins the Board, along with Elaine Hulse, who is Exhibition Director of Offshore Europe, with Reed Exhibitions. She has worked extensively with the oil and gas industry in exhibition and conference management.
Ed Gillespie, AECC’s Chairman says, “We have successfully recruited two Non-Executive Directors to join our Board, to assist in driving the business forward. This is an exciting and challenging time to join the Board and contribute to the venue’s achievement of its objectives and to realise its full potential.”
In addition to the appointment of these two new members of the Board, AECC are still currently recruiting for one other additional Non-Executive Member.
Brian Horsburgh, AECC Managing Director added, “We are looking for candidates with experience in the energy sector, conference, exhibition or events industry, finance or academia. These new Board members will play a key role in ensuring that AECC has the resources to continue to attract a wide range of high profile events visited by people from around the world.”