Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive, Informa Intelligence
Patrick Martell is the Group's Chief Operating Officer and Chief Executive of the Informa Intelligence Division.
He joined Informa in November 2014 as CEO of the Business Intelligence Division (now Informa Intelligence), overseeing its return to growth and serving in the additional role of Integration Officer for the Penton Information Services and UBM acquisitions.
Patrick previously led the successful repositioning and turnaround of St Ives plc, where he was Group CEO from 2009 to 2014. During that period St Ives underwent a major restructuring of the Group’s activities which included consolidation, acquisitions and disposals that transformed the Group’s financial performance, valuation and prospects.
Patrick attended INSEAD business school in 2009 and again in 2013.
He was appointed to the Informa Board as an Executive Director in March 2021 and also serves as a Non-Executive Director of RM plc, chairing its remuneration committee.