Terrapinn, the global events organiser, has appointed GES as the official service provider for six of its Middle East event brands – including Seamless, The Mining Show and Telecoms World Middle East – in a deal that extends to 2019.
GES, a service provider to live events, will deliver core event services including stand building, electrics, graphics, furniture, floor planning and logistics.The agreement builds on a strong partnership between Terrapinn and GES that dates back to 2012.
Terrapinn delivers more than 150 events annually around the globe, covering a range of industries from transport, solar and renewables to education and e-commerce. Its Middle East presence includes large-scale events that host more than 2,000 exhibitors and 30,000 visitors to the region each year.
Yasser Al Maaytah, managing director of GES Middle East, said: “We are delighted to have been selected by Terrapinn as its delivery team on this impressive portfolio of world-class events. This new contract extends GES’ much-valued partnership with Terrapinn and cements our position as a leading service provider to the Middle East events industry.”
David Beguely, managing director of Terrapinn Middle East, added: “Terrapinn’s events bring together the world’s leading influencers, disrupters and change agents to promote industry-changing trends and technologies. Working with GES gives us a single point of contact to access both the services and expertise we need to ensure these events run smoothly, and make sure our stakeholders enjoy the best possible platform to drive innovation.”