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About Us

GES FZ LLC (Gulf Event Solutions) have been operating in the UAE since June 2012.

Founded and co-owned by Paul Joy (PJ) and Grant Armstrong who have over 30 years’ experience between them in the event safety and security industry; previously managing and working many prestigious events and venues in the UK, Europe and UAE.

Gulf Event Solutions are specialists in providing a unique and fully comprehensive service for all types of events, exhibitions and conferences in the UK, Europe and Overseas.

We can transform your concepts into reality…

The Team have managed and worked on various Conferences, Exhibitions, as well as domestic and international Sporting events and stadia such as;

Manchester City Football Club, Manchester United FC, Queens Park Rangers FC, Leicester City FC and Leeds United AFC.

International and domestic Rugby & Football, Cricket, Horse Racing, International Athletics, Motorsports, Ice Hockey, Swimming, Athletics and the Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games, to name a few.

United Arab Emirates

More recently within the UAE prior to forming GES, we have delivered the consultancy, planning and operational deliverables for The Abu Dhabi World Economic Forum 2011 with the EAA, The 2012 Etihad Airways Conference, Yas Marina for the 2012 - 2015 Etihad Grand Prix weekends, and many concerts and award ceromonies.

Part of the event safety team at Yas Marina Circuit for the Etihad Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix 2010, 2011 and 2012.

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  • We have the knowledge and expertise.
  • Our team is dedicated and professional.
  • We have an extensive working knowledge of indoor and outdoor venues and events
  • We are forward thinking and adaptable.


  • We have a dedicated team of experienced staff and associates from the events industry.
  • We know what you need to ensure a successful event.
  • Our logistical expertise ensures efficient management of your site.
  • We have a close working relationship with specialist contractors.
  • We will find a solution to any challenges that may arise.

Gulf Event Solutions – Supporting Role & Partnership

A winning relationship is achieved through an exchange of ideas, communication and understanding. Gulf Event Solutions will support you in a partnership that will ensure that your event is successful. We provide the necessary expertise to execute all projects, meeting the exacting quality standards we demand of ourselves, on behalf of our clients.

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