Nigel Keen was appointed the General Manager of the Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre (PCEC) in 2012 to proactively lead, shape and grow the executive team across all business activities, engage and maintain key stakeholder relationships with State Government Agencies and industry while keeping abreast of the latest trends and developments on the National and International stage. He values connections with other influential association organisations and leaders such as EEAA, BECA, ICCA, AIPC, ACCG and is a highly regarded, impartial Board Director of the Perth Convention Bureau.
In 2014, Nigel was promoted to State Manager for Leisure, Sport and Entertainment for Spotless in Western Australia which increased his portfolio to managing the Mustard Catering contract at nib Stadium, Perth Zoo as well as overseeing a number of high profile external events such Leeuwin Concert Series and The Gourmet Escape in Margaret River in 2015.
With over 30 years of industry exposure, strong leadership skills and an extensive international career behind him, Nigel brings a depth of knowledge and expertise from both an operational and strategic perspective. Nigel’s fervent commitment and passion to his role within the WA Business Events and Tourism industry is frequently noted and commended by his peers and clients for his personal contribution in promoting the legacies that the business events sector brings our State, at every opportunity.