Senior Management


John is the President of Advance, Informa Markets. He joined UBM in 2013, which combined with Informa in 2018. In his role, John is responsible for the expansion of Informa Markets’ digital services. Prior to his current role, John was Managing Director of UBM Amsterdam, and was responsible for global trade exhibitions and online activities, primarily in Food and Pharmaceuticals. Prior to joining UBM, John held senior management positions at VNU/Nielsen, both in Europe and in the US. John received his MBA in Business Administration, with a specialisation in Marketing Management, from the Erasmus University of Rotterdam and the Community of European Management Schools.


Charlie McCurdy

President & CEO, Informa Markets

Richard Brook

Executive Vice President, Marketing

Marco Basso

President, Brazil

Jason Brown

Chief Digital Officer

Malcolm Carradus

Chief Financial Officer

Sinead Davies

Head of Legal, EMEA

Jonathan Earp

Chief Technology Officer

Jimé Essink

President, Asia

Peter Hall

President, EMEA

Tim Hart

Executive Vice President of Commercial Development

Thomas Humphris

Human Resources Director

Fredrik M. Linder

President, Health and Nutrition

Christophe Luino

Managing Director, Anti-Aging

Rick McConnell

President, North America

Gaelle Tallarida

Managing Director, Monaco Yacht Show

Andrew Williams

President, Maritime