Mark Allen, 73, founded this group with two journals in 1985. It now owns more than 70 publications, runs 200 events a year and offers data management and marketing services. In 2016, it acquired a series of conferences, including the European Manufacturing Summit, from Industry Dynamics. Chief executive Ben Allen, 43, oversaw international sales of £5.8m last year.

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Company details
Year2018
Rank96
CompanyMark Allen Group
ActivityPublisher and events organiser
LocationSouth London
2-yr av intl sales growth pa50.37%
International sales £000s5,782
Total sales £000s37,147
Staff280
Founded1985
Websitewww.markallengroup.com

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