New Leadership for EMENA Region

Today the IABC EMENA Region held its annual general meeting, and from this afternoon, the region has a new leader, Klavs Valskov, from GE Oil & Gas in London.

The Annual General Meeting of the EMENA region today confirmed the new board slate, including the succession of Klavs Valskov as new Regional Chair. Former Chair, Michael Nord, will succeed to Past Chair. As new incoming Vice Chair, Nikki Edwards, was confirmed.

The new board comprises of:

  • Klavs Valskov, Chair (succession)
  • Nikki Edwards, Vice Chair
  • Jane Mitchell, Director
  • Nada Haddad, Director
  • Jennifer Olson, Director
  • Alex Malouf, Director
  • Ilze Raath, Director
  • Jasna Suhadolc, Director

During the AGM Michael Nord gave his annual report, Nikki Edwards as Treasurer shared the financial results, and Klavs Valskov shared his vision for the coming year.

Volunteer of the year and thanks to Neil

Dana Poole, UK Chapter, was named Volunteer of the Year, the Chair mentioned her work for EuroComm 15, for which she developed a social media strategy. Finally the board thanked outgoing Past Chair, Neil Griffiths for his 4 years on the board.