A strong governance

We are committed to transparent and ethical governance. We believe in operating with integrity, fostering trust and ensuring accountability in all our business practices.
Our dedication to these principles underpins our mission to create lasting value for our stakeholders and society at large.
Easyfairs consistently upholds governance standards equivalent to those of publicly traded companies.

Eric Everard

Founder & Group Chairman

Anne Lafère & Matt Benyon

Group CEOs

Executive Team

From left to right: Benoît David (Group Head of M&A and Strategic Alliances), Anne Lafère (Group CEO), Marc Hellemans (Group CFO), Matt Benyon (Group CEO)

Heads of HQ Departments

From left to right: Arnaud Istas (Group Head of Business Development), Hervé Brouckaert (Group Head of Corporate Finance), Yasmine Couderc (Group Head of Talent), Nil Sönmez (Group Head of Sustainability & Customer Experience), Stephan Forseilles (Group CTO), Matt Benyon (Group CEO), Benoît David (Group Head of M&A and Strategic Alliances), Anne Lafère (Group CEO), Marc Hellemans (Group CFO), Amélie Duraffourg (Group Head of MIT & Digital Products).

Heads of Regions


Kenneth Verheyden,
Head of Easyfairs Belgium


Roland Brand,
Head of Easyfairs DACH-IT


Stefan Hutten,
Head of Easyfairs Netherlands


Henrik Johansson,
Head of Easyfairs Nordic

UK & Global

Matt Benyon,
Head of Easyfairs UK & Global

Advisory Board

From left to right: Thierry Geerts (Managing Director of Google Belgium), Jacques de Vaucleroy (Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors Swiss Re), Muriel Everard (Expert in economics and European business), Denzil Rankine (Founder and Executive Chairman of AMR International), Eric Everard (Founder and Group Chairman), Nick Forster (30 years’ experience in the global events industry)

Senior Leadership Team

Our Senior Leadership Team is made up of about 100 key managers (out of 800 people in our various offices).
Nearly half (48%) of our Senior Leadership Team are women.