Iain is currently a Managing Director at Clarion Events one of the world’s largest event organisers, with revenues of over 350m GBP. He is ultimately responsible for the global portfolio of oil and gas events within the group. Iain founded the Oil Council in 2009 which remains the world’s largest global series of conferences for the sector and now part of the Clarion group. Prior to this Iain has held a variety of management roles in the global events industry. He has managed operations in Europe, North America, Asia, Africa and the US, and has experience across a wide range of formats and business models in the industry.