Since 1993, Koeppen, Elliott & Associates, Ltd. has successfully planned, organized and managed prestigious international trade events. Study Tours, Conferences and trade meetings for distinguished delegations and VIPs representing more than 95 countries.

KEA Principals and Senior Associates are trade event experts averaging 25 years of international trade event planning, organization and management experience. Our senior staff is widely traveled and have managed events in nearly every corner of the globe.

Our Principals


Mr. Michael A. Koeppen is the co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of Koeppen, Elliott & Associates, Limited (KEA).

Mr. Koeppen offers over 30 years experience with VIP trade events, conferences and onsite training projects in the commercial, governmental and defense sectors and has worked with officials from over ninety-five countries in the areas of privatization, project finance, trade capacity building, public-private partnership programs, identification and development of national and multi-national market opportunities, project technology sourcing, and other related disciplines. Learn more…


Mr. David C. Elliott is the Vice President and co-founder of Koeppen, Elliott & Associates, Ltd. (KEA).

Mr. Elliott spent 27 years as an officer in the British Royal Navy serving in a variety of command and staff positions worldwide. He was decorated by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and the Egyptian Government. He served ashore and afloat in East and Southeast Asia, the Middle East, the Mediterranean area, the Caribbean and Latin America and throughout Northern Europe and North America. He was appointed Senior Officer to The Prince of Wales and subsequently assumed responsibility for the official arrangements for the prince’s military schedule. Learn more…