Phil Mooney takes up role to strengthen the membership and build relationships throughout Europe.

IMA Europe, the trade association representing the incentives and rewards industry in Europe, is delighted to announce the appointment of Phil Mooney as its new Executive Director.

Phil brings 25 years’ experience in retail, sales and operational management to the role and will be responsible for the continued growth of the association throughout Europe.  Most recently, Phil developed B2B retail gift card business at Arnotts and Kilkenny Group, leading Irish retailers, and this experience has given him invaluable insight into the incentives and rewards industry.

Based in Dublin, Phil has been an active member of IMA Europe for a number of years and was instrumental in developing the Irish chapter of IMA Europe over a number of years.  He currently sits as the chairman of the Irish arm of IMA Europe.

“I’m very excited to take up the position of Executive Director with IMA Europe.  I’ve been involved with the association for a number of years and have seen at first hand the value that it brings to its members.  I can’t wait to bring this message to many more companies and see the network grow, and its members flourish”, said Phil.

Commenting on the appointment, Jonathan Grey, President, IMA Europe, said, ”Phil’s appointment represents a milestone for the association and its members. His passion and knowledge for our industry are undoubted and his experience in growing business is proven.  As a board, we are confident that Phil will help us bring together greater numbers of incentive and reward professionals from all over Europe.”