ES:ME make-a-splash Saudi Arabia events scene


ESME expands into Saudi Arabia Image: ES:ME

The premium event technology specialist ES:ME is officially in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). While the company has been actively engaged in the Saudi events landscape for a significant duration, this formal recognition solidifies its presence and underscores a steadfast commitment to advancing the events industry in the region.

‘ES:ME’ stated that at the helm of ES:ME’s operations in Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) stands Matthew Clarke, assuming the role of the Director of Operations. Clarke brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the position, having founded the Amadeus Holdings AG and has spearheaded strategic initiatives for prominent events including multiple Olympic Games, the Formula One races and the FIFA World Cup™ tournaments. With Clarke’s leadership, ES:ME’s division in Saudi Arabia is poised to deliver unparalleled service and elevate the clients’ visions to unprecedented levels.

Doha (Qatar)-based the ES:ME Entertainment Services is a premium event technology specialist in the Middle East since 2010. The company supports the clients from detailed and individual consultation, to engineering and implementation of each event.

Madrid (Spain)-based the Amadeus Holdings AG is a global technology company that offers software solutions for the travel and tourism industry. Amadeus works with airlines, hotels, travel agencies, search engines, and more to provide services such as search, pricing, booking, ticketing, and realtime processing.

‘ES:ME’ further stated that in addition to Clarke’s leadership, the ES:ME boasts a substantial facility spanning 20,000 square feet (about four times the area of a basketball court) in Dammam (Saudi Arabia). This expansive space serves as a hub for creativity and innovation, reflecting the company’s dedication to pushing boundaries and setting new standards within the industry.

The ES:ME’s competitive edge lies not only in its state-of-the-art equipment, including top-tier rigging, innovative lighting solutions and cutting-edge drone technology, but also in its unwavering passion for delivering unforgettable experiences. Beyond mere business endeavors, the ES:ME is driven by a genuine love for its craft, evident in the meticulous attention to details and personalized approach to every event.

The acquisition of the official license signifies more than just regulatory compliance for the ES:ME, it represents a commitment to contributing to the vibrant and dynamic events scene in Saudi Arabia. Since Saudi Arabia is committing trillions of dollars in building one of the most exciting places on earth, the ES:ME looks forward to building lasting partnerships and delivering unparalleled experiences, showcasing the work of Saudi Arabia to the world.

Looking ahead, the ES:ME is eager to embark on new ventures and collaborations. Whether conceptualizing corporate galas, music festivals, or unconventional events, the company welcomes challenges and opportunities to create magic and inspire audiences across Saudi Arabia.

The ES:ME’s official licensing in Saudi Arabia marks a significant milestone in its journey, symbolizing a dedication to professionalism, excellence and a shared vision for the future of the events industry in the Kingdom. With a blend of experience, passion and innovation, the ES:ME is poised to shape and elevate the events landscape, one remarkable experience at a time.

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