Carlo Zoccali is Head of Sales for the Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre, joining the organisation in late 2016 with a remit to establish the South East’s pre-eminent venue at the home of the legendary Farnborough International Airshow.
Through his role, Carlo oversees the commercial aspects of the venue from major exhibitions, to experiential events and even feature film productions.
Before joining Farnborough, Carlo spent four years with Arsenal FC as Head of Events where he grew the business from 42 events annually to 480.
Carlo is an active figure across the industry, he enjoyed a very successful two year presidency of the International Live Events Association (ILEA) where he set out a mission statement and a vision for the organisation, and made great progress in aligning the UK branch with the US and EMEA.
Carlo began his career in retail management before moving to into hospitality and sales with a role at Hampton Court Golf Club, and then Stoke Park Golf and Country Club.