New head of events operations for Gray Dawes

Lesley Tyler joins Gray Dawes Group's senior leadership team after three years with Reed & Mackay.

Lesley Tyler
Lesley Tyler

Travel management specialist Gray Dawes Group has appointed Lesley Tyler as head of events operations.

Tyler, who boasts over 25 years’ event management experience, has joined Gray Dawes after spending three years in a similar role at Reed and Mackay. She will join the company’s senior leadership team.

"I am excited to be joining Gray Dawes at such a remarkable time in their history," said Tyler. "My focus will be on innovation and creativity in our clients’ conference, meeting and incentive travel programmes."

Suzanne Horner, CEO at Gray Dawes Group, said: "We have spent the last few months restructuring our corporate events division and Lesley has been brought in to spearhead our operational delivery.

"She comes to us with a huge reputation and stellar CV and I look forward to working closely with her.

Tyler’s appointment follows Gray Dawes Group’s acquisition of Globe Events, as part of the Giles Group deal and the recruitment of Fiona Bool to the newly created position of operations manager – group travel and events.

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