21st September 2022, Brussels, Belgium: IAB Europe, the leading European-level industry association for the digital and marketing ecosystem has today announced the election of Nicolas Rieul as the new Chair of the Board. Nicolas was elected by the IAB Europe Board of Directors at IAB Europe's quarterly board meeting on 20th September. He was already a director and a member of its executive committee as a representative of Alliance Digitale (IAB France-LMMA). Nicolas succeeds Wlodzimierz Schmidt, Managing Director of IAB Poland.
Speaking after the vote, Nicolas said “I am very honoured and grateful for the trust placed in me today by all the members of the IAB Europe Board of Directors. I would like to thank them warmly and also salute the commitment of my predecessor Wlodzimierz Schmidt who, with the support of the IAB Europe staff and Director General Townsend Feehan, has done a remarkable job. I am fully aware of the task ahead of us and would like to assure all members of my desire to represent our entire industry throughout Europe proudly.
Alliance Digitale (IAB France-LMMA) is happy to see its president take this position and believes this is a key moment in further strengthening the collaboration of Alliance Digitale (IAB France-LMMA) with its counterparts from IAB Europe and the national IABs on all major issues that our industry is going through which require a collective and homogeneous response.