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Salman Abou Hamzeh

Salman Abou Hamzeh

Senior Vice President – Energy, Middle East, dmg events

Salman is Senior Vice President Energy at dmg events one the world’s largest exhibition businesses. With over 18 years experience in international emerging and conventional markets, notably the Middle East and Africa. Successfully launched and led events of all sizes globally and across all disciplines of the energy, construction and security value chains, ranging from boutique to mega scale shows to include The BIG5, ADIPEC, Egypt Energy Show, Plastex, World Heavy Oil Congress and many others. Salman makes his home in Dubai and is a keen community volunteer, in his free time he enjoys playing basketball with his 4 year old son.


  • 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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