Congrex removes chief executive role

Congrex Group chief executive David Wade-Smith has left the company after just nine months in the role

David Wade-Smith
David Wade-Smith

Wade-Smith left Congrex in March and AEP has learned that he is currently seeking new opportunities.

Sander Beunk, senior group marketing manager for Congrex Group, said the global PCO and association management company had no immediate plans to fill the role of CEO.

Instead, a senior management team, chaired by Donald Hellstedt and including chief finance officer, Marc Hollander, and Robert Harrison, chief operating officer, will lead the company.

Regional managing directors Lena Fletcher and Alain Pittet, and group business integration and IT director Viveca Doberl-Cederberg will assist them.

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