ROYAL ANTWERP FC, Business & Communication Manager
ESSMA, Board Member
BELGIAN FA & EURO Brussels 2020 LOC, Project Director
AGORIA SPORTS TECHNOLOGY CLUB, Project Manager
BELGIAN OLYMPIC & INTERFEDERAL COMMITTEE (BOIC), Internship
Dimitri is Managing Director of the European Stadium & Safety Management Association (ESSMA) where his main role is to maximize stadium revenues and streamline operational excellence for all ESSMA Stadium Members, by sharing knowledge & expertise and providing inspiration through workshops, tours and their flagship annual ESSMA Summit.
With passion and enthusiasm he runs this dynamic organization for 7 years, combined with the leadership position in the organizing committee of EURO 2020 in Brussels – hosting city for the UEFA EURO 2020 tournament that will be held in 13 cities across Europe. He’s in charge of overall management including strategy, finances and business development.
He’s passionate about creating added value in close cooperation with stakeholders resulting in a long lasting legacy for the industry.
Through his vast experience, Dimitri will illustrate FBA candidates a roadmap to major tournaments from a stadium development and organization point of view.