Convention Bureau Services
Head of Business Development - Europe
Barbara is responsible for European Business Tourism sales and strategy. She has extensive experience within all sectors of inbound tourism to London and the UK and is the current Site GB Chapter President. Barbara has lived and worked in France and Germany and is fluent in both languages.
Business Development Manager - Europe
Robert joined London & Partners in 2013 bringing with him 10 years of destination marketing and business tourism experience. He previously promoted London Eastside as an emerging business district, giving him a deep understanding of London as a business destination.
North America and Long Haul
Vice President - North American & Emerging Markets
Chris has led overseas market development for business tourism since 2003, based in New York. With a focus currently on North and Latin America and experience in Asia Pacific. Chris loves to inspire clients to maximise their experience with London and secure business success.
Business Development Manager - North America
Joshua joined London & Partners in 2013 after four years at a US-based tour operator specializing in European destinations. This knowledge of Europe and experience in sales now helps him cater to London & Partner's North American clientele and their needs.
Head of Event Solutions & UK Sales
At London & Partners since 2005, Zanine played a central role in helping National Olympic Committees with their hospitality needs during London 2012. Overseeing UK sales activity, she now applies expertise gained from an international career to create and amplify event opportunities across the city. Zanine is also very active within the events industry, having been President of ISES UK (International Special Events Society) in 2010.
Head of UK Sales
Deborah handles international events and conventions for London from the UK market. She works with leading event agencies to unlock London for events and experiential brand activations, and also supports our Partners by helping to secure even more award-winning international business events for London. An MPI Board Director, Deborah joined London & Partners in 2014 from Marketing Manchester where she spent six years working within both the marketing and business tourism teams.
Head of Associations
Suzanne’s background is in the hotel hospitality sector and she was formerly part of the MICE sales team at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge and The Grove, home of the 2016 British Masters golf. Suzanne works closely with all the large venues, global hotels, and suppliers to create the London bid.
Our London stories
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