Informa Exhibitions, one of the largest global exhibition organizers, is reorganising its portfolio of events dedicated to the cosmetic and beauty industries and markets. The company has expanded its presence in the global beauty market significantly over the last few years, most recently via the acquisition of China Beauty Expo in Shanghai and through the launch of Beyond Beauty ASEAN in Bangkok.
Informa Beauty, the newly formed cluster includes trade fairs, business meetings and congresses in ten countries: China Beauty Expo, an annual event held in Shanghai, Cosmeeting and Creative Beauty, held annually in Paris, Beyond Beauty Asean Bangkok, the Cosmeeting Business Meetings, the Spameeting Business Meetings, the Anti-Aging Medicine World Congress, SupplySide West, a U.S. event gathering suppliers in the animal nutrition, beverage, cosmetics, dietary supplement or food industries, Vitafoods, an event held in Geneva, Switzerland, and dedicated to nutraceutical, dietary supplements and functional food and drinks industries.
To head this cluster, Informa has appointed ex-SoGeCos Claudia Bonfiglioli as the International Director of Informa Beauty and Informa Baiwen (China Beauty Expo). As the former International Director of SoGeCos Milano (the organiser of the Cosmoprof shows) and General Manager of SoGeCos France, Claudia Bonfiglioli brings on board 20 years of experience and expertise in the beauty industry.