Executive Team

Each member of our executive team sets our standards to ensure that Aspermont is committed to business excellence while maintaining our high levels of responsibility and ethics.

Alex Kent

Managing Director, Group

Since joining the company in 2007, Mr Alex Kent has worked across all divisions of Aspermont Group. During this time, he has built up an extensive knowledge of its product portfolio and been a key influencer in the overall business vision. He is currently the Group's Managing Director but has held previous executive roles in both marketing and digital strategy.

Ajit Patel

Chief Operating Officer, Group

Ajit has more than 30 years of experience in the media industry, working across print and digital media, events and market research. Before joining Aspermont in 2013, he worked for Incisive Media in London, where he was responsible for infrastructure, software development, online strategy, vendor management and large scale systems implementation. Ajit is responsible for Aspermont's online strategy implementation, IT, Production & Marketing functions and all external providers. His role reflects the Group's priority to further strengthen its online presences and internal systems.

Nishil Khimasia

Chief Financial Officer

Mr Khimasia has significant and relevant experience in financial management, business development and transformation in entrepreneurial growing companies in the global B2B sector. Over the past 8 years Mr Khimasia held CFO and General Management positions at Equifax UK & Ireland, part of Equifax Inc., one of the world's largest information solutions providers, with responsibility for developing UK & Ireland business. His experience in developing information solutions, big data and analytics will add great value to Aspermont in optimising the benefits of Project Horizon.

Robin Booth

Group General Manager, Publishing

Since joining in April 2014 as UK General Manager, Robin has already seen a major turnaround in the UK publications. Previously, Robin was Group Publishing Director at Incisive Media, where he transformed both the Business Finance Group and Institutional Investment Groups and led the company's transition from print to digital for several of its established brands. Robin brings specialist skills in print, digital publishing and database and information management to the role.