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Priya Narain

Priya Narain

Purpose and Impact Manager, KERB Events

Priya is the Purpose and Impact Manager at KERB, where she oversees DEI, Sustainability, and team committees, contributing to a more positive and inclusive workplace and company culture. Beyond this role, Priya is the co-founder of Event First Steps, an initiative dedicated to guiding newcomers to the events and hospitality industries to carve out their career paths. Priya's multifaceted approach involves not only managing key aspects at KERB but also actively shaping the future of the industry through her impactful work with Event First Steps. With a vision for a more inclusive and sustainable professional landscape, Priya stands as a driving force for positive transformation, with her passion for making a difference evident in her commitment to fostering positive change. 


  • The AEO Awards is great at bringing the community and the industry all together
    Carolyn Mason
    Director, Experience Staff
  • It is so much fun to have a day out with the industry and to just talk to everyone that loves it and is so passionate about it
    Nico Stanford
    Senior Sales Manager, Olympia London
  • I wanted to congratulate you both, and the wider AEO team, on such a fantastic awards ceremony last week. I have not attended the AEO Awards for several years, and perhaps I forgot just how much of a special day it is… it was incredibly well organised, and it was such a wonderful occasion.
    Ashley Roberts
    Managing Director, CONNECT
  • What a fantastic AEO Awards last Friday; such a buzz and a brilliant afternoon all round. Thank you all for putting on such a fabulous event. What Else Events will be back next year with an even stronger case. For now, being a Finalist is a major achievement in such a competitive category.
    Tim Else
    Founder & Managing Director, What Else Events
  • It was lovely to see you and the team and we had a fantastic night thank you! Everything looked incredible and it was a great event to be part of. Thank you
    Becky Oldham
    Marketing Manager, NEC Group


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