Events Committee


Our Events Committee is focused on creating events that serve in the best interest of our members. With the aim of all our events being a good balance of options for our members to participate in such as Conferences, In Country Focus Events, Educational Webinars and of course our highly acclaimed Awards Gala. We encourage our members to actively take part in the events our committee deliver to take advantage of the multiple opportunities provided for them to raise the profile of the brands, take part in knowledge sharing, be part of excellent networking opportunities and ensure they are seen at the only event the MENA region offers for recognition of achievements and new products this being the MENALAC Awards Gala.

Mike Rigby

Executive VP Middle East & India

Dr. Janardana Dattakumar

Director of Operations
Antic's Land

Ghassan Assi

Trampo Extreme

Prakash Vivekanand

Managing Director
Amusement Services International Group

Yasser Goneid

General Manager
Zamperla Middle East

Shazad Ali Abdullah

Cheeky Monkeys

Martijn Reef

Regional Sales Director Middle East

Chris Swartz

General Manager
Wild Wadi

David Sandstrom

Vice President International Sales
Bob’s Space Racers

Gerard Slenders

Intamin Amusement Rides Int. Corp. Est.

Christopher Lyons

General Manager
Worldwide Zoo Consultants

Julie Kline

Marketing Manager
Aquatic Development Group

Valeria Rizzo

Business Development Director
Red Raion