Chief Executive, Informa Connect
In September 2014, Andrew Mullins joined Informa PLC, becoming CEO of Informa Connect (formerly Knowledge and Networking). Informa Connect delivers Live and On Demand experiences achieving world-class status in a variety of markets, including Global Finance, Pop Culture, Life Sciences and Food Services.
During Andrew’s tenure, Informa Connect has grown significantly from a £246m business to a projected £500m + business during 2023.
Andrew’s strong track record of leading businesses through innovation and growth acceleration is mirrored by the transformational development Informa Connect has undergone to become the business you see today.
Andrew began his career at Lever Brothers (Unilever) after graduating from Bristol University in 1986. He subsequently moved to United Distillers in 1995, which became Diageo in 1997, before joining News International in 2001 and Associated Newspapers in 2007 as Managing Director, The Evening Standard.
In October 2009, Andrew led the conversion of The Evening Standard into a free newspaper, and in 2010, he concurrently became Managing Director of The Independent.
Andrew remains on the Boards of ITN and DN Media Group as a Non-Executive Director.