Influential Leaders: Jim Gaffney

Influential Leaders: Jim Gaffney

Jim has been involved in events for over 30 years, giving him extensive experience providing consultancy on stage barrier configurations, crowd movement, audience physiology and site issues. He has a solid work ethic and passion for achieving safe sustainable...
Influential Leaders: Susie Palmer- Trew

Influential Leaders: Susie Palmer- Trew

Susie Palmer-Trew, Charity CEO and Founder at Everyday Change In her own words, Susie is a “trophy yielding change bod” – with the ambition to affect how we change as individuals and teams and to help organisations be responsive and respectful of the people...
Influential Leaders: Morten Therkildsen

Influential Leaders: Morten Therkildsen

Morten TherkildsenA highly experienced Crowd Safety Manager who had his first job in the events industry when he was 8 and loves a nice glass of wine with friends. Morten is the daily manager of RF Experience – a Crowd Management company owned by Roskilde...
Influential Leaders: Simon Harwood

Influential Leaders: Simon Harwood

Simon HarwoodDirector of Defence and Security – Cranfield UniversityAn academic and a politician who is inspired by Winston Churchill. Growing up in the North East of England during the 1970s and 80s provided Simon Harwood with a valuable perspective on life...
Influential Leaders: Liam Boylan

Influential Leaders: Liam Boylan

Liam BoylanGeneral Manager at Wembley StadiumA highly experienced events and venue manager, Liam is an early bird whose guilty pleasure is Adidas trainers Liam Boylan is the General Manager at Wembley Stadium.  An Irish immigrant, he was born in Dublin and moved to...
Influential Leaders: Ralf Zimme

Influential Leaders: Ralf Zimme

Ralf ZimmeCo- Founder and Tutor at IBIT, the International Training Centre for Crowd SafetyAn industry expert that runs a sanctuary for old, mistreated and ill animals with his wife and is inspired by Sir Isaac Newton. Ralf Zimme has worked in the live music Industry...