Shaun Mitchell

Director of Event Services, Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
With more than 36 years’ experience in the hospitality industry in the United Kingdom, Bermuda and Australia, predominantly in hotel and convention management, Shaun has been a pivotal force in the operations of the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre since it opened in 1995.

During his time at the Centre, Shaun has been an integral part of developing the Centre’s strong business reputation, building strong relationships and maintaining a high level of repeat business. He has had overall responsibility for the delivery of more than 18,000 events, including the 2014 G20 Leaders Summit, the world’s most significant business event and acknowledged as the ‘best ever’ in the history of the Summit.

Shaun is responsible for the successful operation of three departments: Corporate and Event Sales, Event Planning and Exhibitor Services.