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ExCeL London appoints PR & Communications Manager

16 October 2019

ExCeL London has announced the appointment of Matt Abbott in the new role of PR & Communications Manager. 

Matt joins from DP World London Gateway, one of the UK’s largest privately funded infrastructure projects and a fast-growing container port and industrial real estate development. 

Prior to his time with DP World, Matt worked as a reporter across a number of titles in South Essex, including the Basildon and Southend Echo and Thurrock Gazette.

Lucy Merritt, Head of Marketing & Communications, commented: “I am delighted to welcome Matt to the team. Every year, we welcome four million people, from every corner of the globe, to a range of exciting and diverse exhibitions, conferences and meetings. Communications is at the heart of our vision to be the home of world leading events. Matt’s role will enable us to ensure we engage with our customers, exhibitors, visitors, stakeholders and internal teams, in an even more creative and dynamic way. I look forward to working with Matt and wish him every success in his role.”