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Anto Leedance Wensuslaus

Event Manager/BDM-Events,Exhibition Stands,Conference,Weddings & Activation

Career Summary

A dedicated, efficient and enthusiastic event manager cum business developer who has experience in all aspects of project management, including design, new concepts, digital marketing & branding, procurement, site management, handling technically complex projects, commercial and financial control, as well as liaison with the client.I have a long track record of ensuring projects are delivered to the highest quality, within budget by effectively organizing, managing and utilizing all resources.I am a meticulous organizer, who possesses excellent communication and team working skills and performs well under pressure and more than willing to take charge of the end-to-end delivery of the project. Comfortable working on large projects or numerous, smaller size pieces of work ,currently looking for a suitable position with an exciting and ambitious company.

Work History

Event Project Manager / Business Development - Events, Conferences, Exhibition Stands, Signages, Branding, Weddings and Activations

Unigarf LLC, Dubai, UAE


  • Liaise between customer and management to ensure smooth operations delivery.
  • Identifies trendsetter ideas by researching industry related events and publication etc

  • Supervise the job running in production and also involved in improving the quality of products.
  • Coordinate and manage project tasks to ensure project delivery within allotted budget and timelines.
  • Coordinate with design, technical, purchasing and production staff for better team work.
  • Ensure compliance with company standards and procedures build and maintain strong customer relationship through regular meetings and communications.
  • Evaluate current operational performance and provide strategic plan for improvements.
  • Identify problems in operations process and resolve them in quickly and timely manner.
  • Develop negotiating strategies, examining risks, estimating customer needs and goals
  • Closing new business deals by coordinating requirements; Maintain clear and accurate documents/procedures for reference purposes. 
  • Monitoring the whole event.
  • Developing new concepts for events and promotions. 

Project Manager / Business Development

Elegance Event Management and Wedding Planner, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India


  • Development, production and delivery of projects from proposal right up to delivery.
  • Delivering events on time, within budget, that meet (and hopefully exceed) expectations.
  • Meet potential clients by growing, maintaining and leveraging the business network; Identifies potential clients and the decision makers within the client organization.
  • Meeting, communicating and maintaining timelines and priorities on every project.
  • Communicating, maintaining and developing client relationships.
  • Plan approaches and pitches. Managing supplier relationships.

  • Managing operational and administrative functions to ensure specific projects are delivered efficiently.
  • Providing leadership, motivation, direction and support to the team members.
  • Travelling to on-site inspections and project managing events.
  • Being responsible for all project budgets from start to finish.
  • Ensuring excellent customer service and quality delivery.
  • Research and build relationship with new clients.

Event organizer at London 2012 Summer Olympics

London 2012 Summer Olympics

Foot Ball, Rugby and VolleyBall

Event and party Organizer

Revolution Bars Group PLC, Cardiff, United Kingdom
  • Handled customer concerns like Food Service, Meetings, Events and Wellness.
  • Provided vendor support, maintained and delivered weekly, monthly and quarterly data reports to management.
  • Coordinated, prioritized and scheduled conference center meetings for internal customers.
  • Tracked and processed purchase requisitions and customer business related expenses.
  • Ensured consistency, quality, cost effective facility and hospitality services are provided.
  • Assisted in the development of the annual budget and ensured that department operates within its budgetary guidelines.

Junior Production Engineer

Hindustan Aeronautics ltd, Bangalore, India
  • Production engineer Involved in the design and manufacturing program for Light Combat Aircraft, Intermediate Jet Trainer Aircraft, Jaguar Aircraft & Advanced Light Helicopter(Dhruv).
  • Supervising the NDT testing for aircraft components, metal shaping, bending(sheet metal and pipes) and stamping processes.
  • Coordinate with product development, scheduling and resolve engineering design and test issues.
  • Assess and execute design changes and drawing releases with CAD tools. Work with product designers to complete 3-D models and 2-D drawings.
  • Engaged with production team on mechanical and product design.
  • Handle customer builds, launches, production and coordination with client.
  • Assist new business quotation activities and purchasing.
  • Ensure project completion by applying specialized knowledge. 

Key Skills and Competencies

Project Management attributes:

  • Anticipating, initiating and resolving project management issues.
  • Good track record of managing complex multi-functional projects in various environments.
  • Creating effective, informed and highly motivated teams focused on delivery.
  • Comprehensive understanding of project management methodologies.
  • Successful and demonstrable delivery of results from a client site.
  • Superb customer facing skills.
  • Accurately identifying a clients key requirements.
  • Motivating  staff and coaching. 

Professional attributes:

  • Identifying key skills and strategic thinking.
  • Estimating cost and Budgetary control.
  • Negotiating skill.
  • Knowledge in design software's which are the key for technical support and production.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Personal attributes:

  • Possessing a responsible attitude, tact, patience, and courtesy.
  • Comfortable working on numerous, smaller size pieces of work.
  • Ability to operate under pressure and deliver to demanding deadlines.
  • Achieving results through others.
  • Able to self start own improvement initiatives. and a good team player.
  • Capable of working under limited supervision.
  • Motivating project or program teams to own and complete tasks assigned to them.
  • Conflict management and prioritization skills.
  • Problem solving and analytical mind.

Academic qualification

Master of Science-Mechanical Engineering

University of South Wales, United Kingdom

Bachelor of Engineering- Mechanaical Engineering

Anna University,India


Available upon request