ITE Group

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ITE Group plc
Public (LSEITE)
Industry Exhibitions & Conferences
Founded 1991
Headquarters London, UK
Key people
Neil England, Chairman
Mark Shashoua, CEO
Andrew Beach, Finance Director
Revenue £135.8 million (2015)[1]
Number of employees
circa 1000
Website www.ite-exhibitions.com

ITE Group plc (LSEITE) is an international organiser of exhibitions and conferences. The Group is well known for its events in emerging markets across a number of industry sectors. Today, it organises over 240 trade exhibitions and conferences each year in 18 countries and employs over 1,000 staff in 31 offices worldwide. The company's main focus is business-to-business exhibitions and conferences, although it also publishes a small number of trade magazines and digital media. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange.

History[edit]

The business was founded in 1991 and launched a series of trade events in the new market economies of Russia and the CIS.[4] It was first listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1998. In 2008 it acquired Primexpo NW LLC, a conference organiser based in St Petersburg[5] and has subsequently acquired further businesses in Moscow (MVK),[6] Krasnodar (Krasnodar LLC),[7] Istanbul (YEMF and Platform Exhibitions)[8][9] Kyiv (Autoexpo and Beautex),[10][11] Mumbai (ABEC),[12] and Kuala Lumpur (Trade Link).[13]

Exhibitions[edit]

ITE organises over 240 exhibitions annually including: WorldBuild Moscow/MosBuild, Moscow International Travel & Tourism (MITT), WorldFood Moscow, Moscow International Oil & Gas Exhibition (MIOGE), Aquatherm Moscow, Moda, MiningWorld Russia, Moscow International Security & Protection (MIPS), Cosmobeauté Asia, Metaltech, WorldBuild Kyiv/KyivBuild, Paperex, SIA, YAPI - TurkeyBuild, Expoelectronica, Kazakhstan International Oil & Gas Exhibition (KIOGE), WorldBuild India, East Mediterranean International Travel & Tourism (EMITT), Bubble London, ACETECH, Africa Independents Forum and TransAsia.[14]

Operations[edit]

The business is organised geographically, with an increasing focus on industry sector strength: Main regions:

Main industry sectors:

  • ITE Build&Interiors
  • ITE Food&Drink
  • ITE Oil&Gas
  • ITE Travel&Tourism
  • ITE Transport&Logistics
  • ITE Security&Protection
  • ITE Fashion
  • ITE Beauty

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