About this event
The 3rd webinar of the Collision Repair Series focuses on the people working in the bodyshop from a local, regional and international perspective. Our expert panellists from the bodyshop industry will discuss why we need our people to be involved in our gap analysis, the importance of knowing your people and how to bring the best from them, and more insights on productivity through people.
Key points of discussion:
Robert is a global speaker and conference moderator for IBIS (International Bodyshop Industry Symposium) as well as and CEO of MG Cannon, a multi-award winning MSO bodyshop group in the UK, and Business Success Global, the collision industry business coaching, training and mentoring business.
Michel has been involved in the collision repair industry for the last 30 years. He is the CEO of BodyShop News International, the company that produces the global BodyShop News collision repair magazines. Michel is a recognised speaker at various automotive conferences, symposiums and seminars all over the world. He also produces & presents the longest running weekly motoring programme in the world – The World on Wheels – broadcast on Sydney radio and online.
Gil has been with Automechanika Dubai team for a decade and currently manages the Repair & Maintenance / Carwash & Care sections and focusing on Oils & Lubricants / Body & Paint product groups
Abdelrahman Kurdieh is the project manager for Automechanika Jeddah + Riyadh, where he oversees the organization of the annual show in the Middle East’s largest market. Abdelrahman also regularly hosts the Network events for Automechanika Dubai and will be doing the same for the new webinars.
A well-respected automotive industry professional with over 30 years of experience with a specialisation in the body repair industry. With a vast experience gained working with bodyshop groups, vehicle manufacturers, insurance companies, and leading automotive organisations.
Having started in the automotive industry at the age of 18, Nithul Lakshman has worked his way up from ground zero to the Business Head of PAL Auto Garage. With over 15 years of experience, Nithul has worked to ensure that vehicle repairs that are insured with top-notch providers in the market
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds with over 2,600 employees at 30 locations.
The Group’s Dubai-based subsidiary, Messe Frankfurt Middle East, currently organises 16 trade fairs & a series of conferences across the region.