GL events’ €340M first quarter growth shows 19% increase

GL events has announced Group revenue in the first quarter of 2019 grew 19% to €340.2 million. This included 8% from organic growth and 12% from acquisitions, with the adverse impact of foreign exchange on sales 1%.

Olivier Ginon, GL events Group’s Chairman commented:

“I wish to thank our teams for the strength of their engagement which contributed to the good business momentum at the start of this year. The Exhibitions division delivered a number of successes in the first quarter while benefiting from the integration of the businesses most recent acquisitions in China. GL events will remain focused on achieving its objectives for development. In the high potential market of China where the Group’s three businesses are now present, we will continue to roll out our integrated business model for providing solutions and services for events.”

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