Clive Richardson

Clive started his aviation career in 1983 with Flight International where he worked in various roles before joining Reed Exhibitions in 1993. At Reed Exhibitions Clive  joined the Asian Aerospace exhibition management team and helped build the show into a global aerospace event. From there he moved to F&E, organisers of the world-class Dubai Airshow to run the aerospace portfolio. He took on the challenge of moving and re-launching Asian Aerospace in Hong Kong for Reed Exhibitions. Clive re-joined F&E to take on the role of CEO for the entire F&E Group, running the company’s activities across all their shows.  He is now co-owner and co-founder of Access Group, a media and events consultancy company for the Aviation, Aerospace & Defence industry.  Access Group’s clients include the Aviation Week MRO global series of events, Farnborough International Airshow. Orient Aviation Media Group and Access are partners on the Aviation Africa series of events.