Geneva. Sébastien Tondeur, Chief Executive Officer of MCI, became the Chairman of the Board of Meeting Professionals International (MPI). MPI is the leading association in the meetings and events sector comprising over 23000 members worldwide.
Bringing insight and interpretation of the latest business trends, expert knowledge of developing markets and skills as the leader of a dynamic and growing global organization, Sébastien Tondeur will use his experience and vision of the meetings and events industry to guide MPI's Board of Directors during his term as Chairman..
"I feel very enthusiastic about this new challenge. I intend to clarify the strategic role of events within organizations and raise awareness that face to face meetings can be genuine catalysts of growth. I would like to thank the association's members for placing their trust in me and electing me to this position." states Sébastien Tondeur.
Sébastien regularly publishes articles and speaks at forums on the development of the industry. He is heavily involved in other key industry associations, including The International Special Events Society (ISES), and The Society of Incentive & Travel Executives (SITE). He is also the co-founder and ex-President of the SITE Young Leaders Program.