Andy White joined the events industry in 1992 with Blenheim Exhibitions in the UK, launching events in the Furniture and Interiors sectors before UBM acquired the business in 1998.
After 4 years as Group Sales Director for UBM, Andy joined Clarion Events in 2002 and was part of the senior management team involved in the VC backed management buyout of Clarion Events from Earls Court & Olympia Group.
During his time at Clarion events Andy launched a number of UK based events in the financial services sector.
Andy moved to The Middle East in 2010, where he ran The Big 5, the region’s largest construction exhibition and managed the team that launched The Big 5 into Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Indonesia, Qatar, India, Morocco and Kenya.
After a short time in Muscat managing Omanexpo, Andy returned to Dubai in 2019 to look after DMG Events’ Design & Hospitality Division which includes the INDEX and Hotel Show brands as well as Saudi Entertainment & Amusement.