The world's most influential media, entertainment & technology show

11 - 15 September 2020
RAI Amsterdam 

IBC Team

IBC Team

IBC Team

IBC is run by the industry, for the industry. Six leading international bodies are the partners behind IBC, representing both exhibitors and visitors.

Based in the heart of London our highly professional team works year round to ensure the highest quality delivery of the IBC experience. Here are some of the key names and faces:

Michael Crimp - Chief Executive Officer

Michael's job is to lead a motivated IBC team and ensure that IBC is a success for all the stakeholders. With 24 years’ experience in this industry, his background is in publishing and events. He holds an MBA from Leicester Business School specialising in marketing and business strategy. 

Sales and Business Development

Steve Connolly 
Director - Exhibition
Steve holds the board-level relationships with strategic accounts, partners and suppliers. He is constantly developing IBC’s new ventures, identifying new revenue streams and opportunities for our exhibitors and sponsors. 

Ben Ewles
Head of Sales
Ben is at the head of IBC’s passionate sales team which consists of an internal team, consultants and international sales agents. He holds relationships with our major exhibitors and sponsors

Kerr Duffy
Sales Manager
Kerr has been helping clients to achieve good value in their investments for decades in the industry and diligently hunts for the right opportunities for accounts across halls 1, 4, 6 and 7

Jon Harland
Sales Manager
Constantly on the lookout for chances to build effective campaigns with his clients, Jon is on hand to assist exhibitors in Halls 8, 10, 11 and 12 

Tom Bonello
Sales Manager
Tom dedicates himself to delivering success for exhibitors within Halls 2, 3, 5, 15 and 0 and helping new companies to make use of IBC’s full portfolio of marketing channels

Izabella Narbutt
Sales Administrator

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Account Management 

Sarah Cunningham
Customer Services Manager

Kimberly Lightfoot
Assistant Account Manager

Emily Herrington
Assistant Account Manager

Lucy Davis
Account Manager

Oana Lefter
Account Management Executive

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Finance Team

Drew Englebright

Stacey Henry
Account Manager and Credit Controller

Agnes Meszaros
Assistant Accountant

Darren Seviar
Sales Ledger

Sara Llera Antuna
Purchase Ledger Clerk 

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Marketing Team

Imran Sroya 
Imran leads the development and delivery of IBC’s marketing and communications strategy, building brand awareness, driving demand and exploiting data to create new revenue streams. He is charged with developing compelling marketing and communication programmes to further enhance our market presence, promote thought leadership and support business growth.

James Laker
Head of Marketing

Alec Evans 
Data Insight Manager

Emiley Partintgon
Marketing Manager

Aimee Moore  
Marketing Assistant 

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Content Team

Sally Watts
Content Lead 

Veronica Newson
VIP Relations

Michelle Kelly
Content Team Assistant

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IBC365 Editorial Team

George Bevir
IBC365 Editor 
George Bevir is editor of IBC365, an online platform that provides analysis, insight and opinion on the issues and topics affecting the broadcast and media industry.

Alana Foster
IBC365 Staff Writer

Joe Crimp
Digital Media Coordinator

Lami Akindele
Digital Editorial Assistant

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Projects Team

Tamsin Christofides 
Head of Projects 
Tamsin leads the team, ensuring that all projects are run smoothly and efficiently using proven project management methodologies.  Tamsin collaborates on the identification of new opportunities for IBC and emerging trends in the industry providing timely implementation.  She also helps all IBC stakeholders to understand the benefits of the systematic project management approach. 

Abigail Kingsland 
Project Senior Executive

Psalm Chambers-Russell
Registration Executive

Lidija Malesko
Operations Assistant Manager

Caitlin Rangecroft
Operations Executive

Office Support & HR Team

Karen Furnell
Head of HR

Karen supports the development of IBC and its continuing excellence through the recruitment, reward, management and development of high-performing employees.

Claire Smith
Senior Office Administrator/HR Advisor

Shanise Rhoden-Belle
HR Assistant​

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