John joined dmg events in December 2010 as Finance Director reporting to Geoff Dickinson. He was promoted to Commercial Director in 2013 retaining Finance and IT as direct reports but reporting to Matt Denton the newly appointed President of dmg events Middle East & Asia.
John had previously worked in logistics for Inchcape and Reuters in Paris. He owned and ran two businesses in Australia before relocating to the Middle East in 2006. He has an MBA from Cranfield University in England and is an ACCA qualified Chartered Accountant.