Accounting for Asian region

Ma Connolly appointed president at Informa Markets

kf - Friday, February 14, 2020    

Ma Connolly appointed president at Informa Markets
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Margaret Ma Connolly has been appointed president for Asia, Informa Markets, effective January 1, 2020. Ma Connolly joined UBM in 2008, which combined with Informa in 2018, and successfully grew the business in China through strategic joint-venture partnerships and organic development. She was appointed CEO of Asia in July 2018, and has since grown the business, strengthened the partnerships, invested in training and development and brought to market additional services, such as content programmes, digital, roadshows and research reports that connect communities in specialist markets all year round. Prior to joining UBM, Ma Connolly held senior management positions at TNT and Global Sources. She succeeds Jimé Essink, who retired from his role as president for Asia, Informa Markets, at the end of 2019. (kf)

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