New manager International Projects

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It is with great pleasure that we introduce our new International Projects Manager, Annemiek van Iersel. Annemiek has 20 years of international experience in the sector, both as a client and as a supplier. During her career she has worked in several multidisciplinary teams.

Annemiek started her career working as an intern at Congrex Holland. She soon found her niche in the profession, the company and the industry, and worked her way up to managing director, experiencing the company is all its facets during this journey. In her diverse positions in the company, Annemiek has not only organised many congresses in the Netherlands, but far beyond in Europe, Asia, South Africa and the United States of America.

After working at Congrex for 13 years, Annemiek took a position at Gielissen as a Business Unit Manager, Exhibition & Event Services. Just like at Congrex, Gielissen places great value on service and quality. Her team was made up of various disciplines, such as operations, sales & design. With her team, Annemiek coordinated several trade fairs across the world for conference organisers, associations and trade fair media companies.

Annemiek will lead the international team and will be responsible for the sales and successful completion of international congresses.