Margaret Ma Connolly
Margaret is CEO of Informa’s Global Exhibitions Division, Asia. She joined the group in 2008, bringing more than 20 years of leadership experience in trade exhibitions, B2B media and e-commerce development to her role with the company.
Following the acquisition of UBM by Informa PLC, Margaret will oversee Informa Exhibitions in Asia, covering businesses in Mainland China, Japan, India, Korea and Taiwan. In the last 10 years, she has spearheaded development in key market sectors and successfully grown the business in China via organic development and partnerships.
Prior to joining the group, she held senior management positions at TNT and Global Sources and she is the co-founder of the leading online expat community ShanghaiExpat.com. Margaret received an MBA degree from Oxford Brooks Business School. She is also a member of Common Purpose Dao Xiang advisory board.