The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) has hired Royal Albert Hall executive Ollie Jeffery as Director of Event Operations and Technology. Jeffery spent over eighteen years with the Royal Albert Hall, most recently as Head of Production and Technical.
Jeffery’s experience at the Royal Albert Hall included developing the venue’s lighting and audio services, establishing an apprentice scheme, and supporting the delivery of around 400 events a year.
EICC CEO Marshall Dallas said: “As we aim to further establish the EICC as a globally-recognised conference venue, getting someone of Ollie’s international experience and know-how on board is a major coup and signposts our ambitions for the years ahead. We look forward to Ollie helping to drive continuing success during our next phase of growth.”
Commenting on the appointment, Jamie Brown said: “We are delighted to have advised on this key appointment which will play an important role in the next phase of the EICC’s growth story. With the build of a new 349 room hotel, and the evolution of the EICCs events capability, it is an exciting time for the business and we wish Oli and the team the very best for the future.”
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