This London firm was founded in 2008 and produces trade shows for the technology, medical and healthcare sectors. Led by chairman Phil Soar, 70, its 27 annual events include Cloud Expo Asia and New York Vet. In 2015, private equity firm Inflexion bought a minority stake for an undisclosed sum, helping fund the acquisition of French events organiser iLearning Forum and Online Educa Berlin last year. International sales hit £13.9m in 2017.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank70
CompanyCloserStill
ActivityExhibition organiser
LocationCentral London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa58.83%
International sales £000s*13,886
Total sales £000s*47,189
Staff200
Founded2008
Websitewww.closerstillmedia.com

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