UFI welcomes new president

The board of directors elects DMG Events’ Geoff Dickinson for 2023-2024 term.

UFI’s presidential trio for the 2022-2023 term are Michael Duck, Monica Lee-Müller and Geoff Dickinson (clockwise from bottom left).
UFI’s presidential trio for the 2022-2023 term are Michael Duck, Monica Lee-Müller and Geoff Dickinson (clockwise from bottom left). Photo Credit: UFI

The UFI Board of Directors has elected Geoff Dickinson as UFI President for the 2023-2024 period. The election will be effective at the conclusion of the 89th UFI Global Congress, which runs 14-17 November 2022, in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman.

Dickinson has worked for a variety of events businesses in senior roles and has spent over a decade as an entrepreneur in Dubai launching two successful exhibitions businesses. In 2010 he returned to the corporate world by becoming the CEO of dmg events, an organiser of more than 80 events in 25 countries and a publisher of trade magazines.

As UFI’s incoming president, Dickinson will work closely with the president and outgoing president as part of the presidential trio in furthering UFI’s mission to connect, support and promote the exhibition industry around the world.

UFI directly represents more than 50,000 exhibition industry employees globally, and also works closely with its 60 national and regional association members. More than 800 member organisations in 83 countries around the world are presently signed up as members.



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