About Us

About Us


Mabrouka Events, based in Buckinghamshire, is a family run agency founded in 2001 and celebrating nearly two decades of trading. Our experienced team deliver extraordinary experiences, through our highly effective events, for corporations across a range of industries, primarily pharmaceutical and healthcare. Extensive research has gone into developing and expanding our catalogue of trusted venues, at home and abroad, to ensure we help you select the perfect location to hold your important events.

Additionally, we continually invest in training team members to guarantee we provide the highest level of service to existing clients as well as new clientele. For example, working with a wealth of pharmaceutical companies as we do, our team are PMCPA trained and ABPI compliant, with specific focus on both the UK and Ireland code of practice regarding meetings and hospitality.

In addition, the Mabrouka team are constantly visiting new and exciting venue openings, attending relevant industry exhibitions and networking forums globally, organising venue familiarisation events for both the team at Mabrouka and our clients and we also welcome venues and suppliers for regular updates in our beautiful converted barn in the Chiltern countryside on an almost daily basis.


 

At Mabrouka Events, we are an accredited member of IATA Travel Industry Designator Service and registered with the Hotel Booking Agents Association (HBAA). We are also members of the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) and Bucks Business First.



Our Service

The Mabrouka Events team provide the following services:

  • Venue Finding – a free of charge service to identify venues for every type of corporate meeting and event, including accommodation, parties, private dining, drinks receptions etc.
  • Event Management – a fee based service which includes delegate management, onsite event support and online registration in the form of bespoke event websites.
  • Incentives – organising incentive travel and reward programmes.
  • Design & Production – working with several trusted suppliers we create event design, production and print including all types of event collateral as part of our event management offering.

Our experienced account team will work with you to establish your budget and requirements before responding quickly with at least three venue solutions tailored to your individual needs. At Mabrouka Events, we pride ourselves on providing a personable and professional service, creating exciting events, innovatively designed and seamlessly delivered every time, ensuring our clients return to us time and again. Take a look at our testimonials page to see what our existing clients say of our service.


The Team


Sharon O’Sullivan – Founder Director/Account Director
Sharon founded Mabrouka events in 2001 following her successful 25 year Sales Management career within the hotel, events and hospitality industry. Her vast industry knowledge and invaluable expertise has enabled the company to grow and develop consistently year on year. Along with Sharon’s customer focus, passion and experience; Sharon appreciates what is required to meet and exceed client expectations and leads the way by continuously striving to provide the perfect mix of event and venue solutions.

Joanna Cartwright – Director/Account Manager
Jo joined Sharon in 2005 to further develop the agency, following 6 successful years working within the IT industry organising both high profile client and internal events. Along with previous experience in newspaper advertising, Jo’s extensive expertise includes staff recruitment and training plus account management. Jo is project lead for several key client accounts within the agency and loves discovering and experiencing new restaurant and venue openings globally.

Layla Warfield – Director/Account Manager
Layla’s love of organising events started in 1999 whilst working at board level as an Executive Assistant and Personal Assistant within a Contract Pharmaceutical Organisation co-ordinating team meetings, social and sporting events and large scale national conferences. In 2004 Layla joined a local Pharmaceutical company and spent another three years developing her expertise in sales and marketing events before leaving to start a family. Layla joined the family business in 2008 and is the driving force behind business development, public relations and social media for the agency as well as directing multiple client projects.