Eric Abramson

Eric Abramson

French-American executive with over 30 years of international sales and marketing management experience on 4 continents. Active in the Event Industry for the past 10 years. Master’s and Bachelor’s, summa cum laude, in Hospitality Management from Florida International University (Miami). Fluent in four languages (French native, English, Spanish, and Japanese), passionate about foreign cultures and people, traveled to 92 countries and lived overseas for 22 years (Japan, U.S., and Mexico).

As Director of Major Accounts for GL Events Venues’ Management Division, my main focus is on international sales and partnerships with key associative and corporate accounts. I am also a Steering Committee’s member for ICCA’s Asia-Pacific Chapter.

Our Group, GL events, is a leading international integrated group which has been operating in every area of the Event Industry for the past 41 years; and has been listed on the French Stock Exchange for the past 21 years. GL events’ 2018 sales exceeded € 1,041 billion. The Group counts 5,000+ employees, and 50 Venues around the world under direct management. Gl events’ other areas of expertise include services, F&B, and trade shows; with a strong emphasis in Mainland China, Japan, and the Asia-Pacific Region over the next decade.