Charles Reed *

Group Managing Director, William Reed Business Media

Charles is Group Managing Director of William Reed Business Media, providers of business information covering the food, drink and hospitality sectors and additionally, since May 2009, pharmaceuticals and cosmetic design. The business, established in 1861, is a fifth-generation family-owned company employing 300 people in its head office near Gatwick and a further 50 in Montpellier. William Reed Business Media produces and organises a wide portfolio of market-leading magazines, exhibitions, events, data, digital and related activities.

* Member of PPA Executive Committee.