Roger Shashoua is a serial entrepreneur and a household name in the UK event’s industry and a doyen of the industry worldwide. Over the past four decades he has created, built up and sold three large international businesses from scratch. IPRC is his fourth launch.
ITE Group Plc, a company Roger Shashoua founded with little capital when he entered the Russian market, was ranked by business week in 1998 as the fastest growing small company in Europe and first in Europe’s 500 top companies in terms of growth and turnover. Between 1992 and 1999 ITE become the largest trade fair/conference organiser in Eastern Europe and the CIS. ITE is presently trading on the London Stock Exchange with market capitalisation of £512.43 million as of 28th August 2014. Through his Expomedia Group Plc, Roger broadened the depth of his conference events activity in Russia and India.
Roger Shashoua was presented in 2012 with the Exhibition News Pioneer Award.
I want to take a moment to thank the management of Summit for making it such a worthwhile experience. I know you spent many months planning the event--and it showed. The workshops were relevant and very helpful. I especially liked your selection of plenary speakers.