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BKR Welcomes New EMEA Regional Director

Published on Feb 1st, 2024

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Emma Barry as Regional Director for the EMEA Region.

She is taking over from Alistair Bryant, who is moving on to challenges outside of BKR. Alistair’s departure brings to a close his three years with BKR where he has shaped activity in the region, and more widely within BKR.  We wish him every success.

Emma, a familiar face to BKR members, has worked alongside Alistair in the EMEA region since 2021. Taking a more prominent role In the last year, she was instrumental in the development and launch of the new BKR website. With her wealth of global experience, from a broad international background, Emma’s appointment will bring a greater focus on the delivery of services to the members in the region, in line with the BKR strategy announced at the Washington conference.

BKR International EMEA Vice-Chair, Iulia Lascau (Bucharest) comments,

“Emma’s appointment signifies a renewed commitment to delivering exceptional services to our members in the EMEA region. Her expertise and dedication will help us execute our strategy, ensuring that BKR continues to thrive and provide outstanding support to our members in the EMEA region. We look forward to the innovative ideas and fresh perspectives she will bring to our organization.

Worldwide Chair, Marycris Oplas (Manila) said,

“Having the continuity that Emma provides is a great bonus for the EMEA Region, and members worldwide. It is great to draw on such talent from within the BKR International Executive staff. I look forward to working with Emma in her new role.”