Mike Anderson – Managing Director

Mike has been with Hale Events since 1993 and has more than 25 years’ experience organising and managing exhibitions.

He has been integral to company growth, has launched new shows, and manages the development of growing and mature events. He develops strong strategic market relationships and collaborations.

A wide variety of skills have seen him progress from Sales, Marketing, and Project Management of Hales’ trade shows to become Managing Director.


Jane Pyatt – Chairman

Jane has worked in the exhibition industry for the past three decades, specialising in operational management and direction.

She has launched numerous events, helped international and national organisations to save significant costs on running their events and helped to streamline operations and provide creative solutions. She successfully ran the operations for the International Spring Fair for many years and has unrivalled attention to detail and industry knowledge.


Mike Sartain – Director

Mike deals with all the essential financial functions from cash control, strategic analysis, budgeting, and contractual arrangements, to payroll and VAT. He also deals with HR, Health and Safety and the show contractors.

His previous experience includes Managing and Financial Directorships for UK manufacturing and trading companies, in a variety of industries, and he has overseen successful international mergers.