AMENA is proud to welcome Automechanika Dubai as the latest member to join the exclusive list of AMENA members. A leading global B2B trade fair organiser, Automechanika has a strong presence in the UAE, headquartered in Dubai.

Automechanika joins a list of eminent industry leaders to have signed up for AMENA membership. Other brands include Gargash Group, Emirates Motor Company, Nissan Motor Corporation, AkzoNobel, YallaMotor, Bird & Bird, and Michelin among others.

(Left) Mr. Mahmut Gazi Bilikozen, Show Director of Automechanika Dubai, Jeddah, and Riyadh with Mr. Alan Whaley, Chairman, AMENA Auto.

With its innovative approach of nurturing businesses in the automotive industry through B2B trade fairs, Automechanika is well-placed to deliver crucial know-how, statistics, and solutions to the challenges facing the regional automotive industry.

Registered in Frankfurt, Germany, Automechanika is famous for being a platform for businesses to interact with each other in pursuit of gathering more knowledge, growing their network and diversity. With operational bases in major cities and national capitals of the world, Automechanika is making sure the industry thrives and expands consistently.

As such, the goals and practices of Automechanika and AMENA Automotive are aligned and directed toward a common objective. Both organisations care about ensuring a brighter future for the automotive industry through dialogue, interactions, and B2B communications are some of the key areas we at AMENA actively work on, and are glad our newest partner shares our vision.

AMENA has worked closely with Automechanika by being an official association partner at Automechanika Dubai 2019, presenting knowledge, insights, and anticipated future trends specific to the MENA region. Keynotes and panels by industry experts and AMENA members were delivered on June 10 and June 11 in the Innovation Zone in Dubai.

Welcoming Automechanika into the membership program benefits both Automechanika and AMENA. AMENA Automotive gets exposure to Automechanika’s global undertakings with regards to nurturing the industry and helping it grow.

By being an AMENA member, Automechanika can make use of AMENA’s extensive data, insights, and market knowledge in decision making and strategic business planning. AMENA also boasts of industry-leading best practices that can help an automotive business transform and scale up into a successful enterprise.

AMENA and Automechanika have pledged to join hands to elevate the standards of the regional automotive industry by leveraging their individual strengths..

Alan Whaley, chairman of AMENA Automotive expressed his excitement at Automechanika becoming a proud member. “AMENA Automotive was founded as a partnership-led company and we feel delighted to have Automechanika on board as a member. This goes on to show their commitment to the regional automotive landscape as well as the trust they have in AMENA. With both entities in the partnership standing to benefit from each other, we look forward to engaging in a long, fruitful relationship with such an eminent partner.”

Gazi Bilikozen, Show Director, Automechanika Dubai + Jeddah + Riyadh said, “Automechanika Dubai is the largest trade exhibition for the automotive service industry in the wider Middle East. Since our platform is a clear reflection of the Middle Eastern automotive aftermarket, we are honored to partner with AMENA in order to service our clientele with a holistic approach. We feel that AMENA has genuine objectives to improve the existing market conditions and to open new communication channels between stakeholders. Thus, we believe that we can facilitate these goals together. Looking forward to our partnership.”

The purpose of AMENA is to raise the standards and increase prosperity for the automotive industry in the MENA region. Automechanika serves as a platform to connect, experience, and grow, which in turn allows the industry to prosper and and serve their customers better. According to AMENA Chairman Alan Whaley, “Automechanika and AMENA share a common goal of enriching the automotive aftermarket and service industry based on the collaboration of key local and global players.”