GL Events

GL events 2021 annual revenue figures point to strong recovery

Global event organiser and venue management company GL events has reported annual revenue at 31 December 2021 of €741.2m, up 54.6% year-on-year. Q4 2021 sales amounted to €303.4m, nearly tripling in relation to Q4 2020 and almost back up to the level of 2019. This performance, against the backdrop of a continuing complex health situation, highlighted a strong recovery, noted Olivier Ginon, chairma...

Viparis and GL events team up to curb carbon emissions

As part of a joint effort to curb carbon emissions, global events services provider GL events, will lease 8,000 sqm of hall space at Viparis’s Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition complex to store equipment for building stands at the Première Vision Paris trade shows in France. This environmental initiative aims to eliminate the need to dispatch more than 500 Heavy Goods Vehicle (HGVs) during the two ...

Beijing’s North Star Convention Group brings in GL events as strategic investor

Chinese industrial conglomerate North Star Company Limited has made a public announcement it has a new set of strategic investors, including GL events, as it strengthens the capital base of its convention and exhibition subsidiary. The Hong-Kong registered North Star Company has brought in the four investors to its ‘Beijing North Star Convention Group Co., Limited’, a wholly-owned subsidiary, by w...