Antonio Codinach, former client services director at Cegos Asia Pacific, has formally accepted his new role as the regional business director for APAC at Professional Convention Management Association - Incentive Conference & Event Society Asia-Pacific (PCMA-ICESAP). Codinach will replace the former regional business director, Nigel Gaunt.
On his new appointment, Codinach said, "I'm very excited by the opportunities that PCMA-ICESAP has here in the region. As the leading global provider of business event education, there's a real sense of momentum and PCMA's presence is growing fast throughout APAC."
On top of that, PCMA-ICESAP welcomes Patricia Cheong as the associate director for development. She will work alongside Codinach and support the region by forging new brand partnerships with leading business events organisations.
Michelle Crowley, vice president of global growth & innovation at PCMA, said, "As the business events industry grows in stature across the globe, the rapid establishment of our brand in Asia reveals a keen interest for professional resources throughout the region. With the addition of new and talented team members we look forward to sharing our knowledge and experience with our business events colleagues here."