Tarsus Asia is a part of Tarsus Group plc, an international business-to-business media group, listed on the London Stock Exchange, with interests in exhibitions, conferences, education, publishing and online media. Annually our 750 team mates located in fifteen countries including China, the Middle East, Turkey, India, Southeast Asia, the US and Mexico produce over 130 events attracting 510,000 buyers and facilitating and accelerating the business of over 4,000 of our customers. You can read more about our parent company here.
Following the Group Strategy of ‘Quickening the pace’, Tarsus has expanded extensively in Asia since 2005. Tarsus Asia trade exhibitions provide the platform for face-to-face business meetings in some of the world’s most exciting high growth markets. Home to one third of the world’s population, seven out of ten of the world’s largest cities, and a fast-emerging middle class, Asia is an exciting place to do business. Our team of over 350 in 7 Asian cities now produce exhibitions for industries exhibiting strong growth and increasing consumer demand including the building, construction and infrastructure, food, design and interiors, fashion and textiles, engineering and automotive sectors.
Our Asian office network
WUHAN | SHANGHAI | GUANGZHOU | FOSHAN | SHENZHEN | JAKARTA |kuala lumpur | manila
TARSUS ASIA sectors
Time-line of Tarsus Asia
2005 Acquisition of COTTM travel & tourism exhibition in Beijing.
2009 Establishment of Tarsus Exhibition Co. (Shanghai) Ltd, a wholly owned foreign entity in Shanghai.
2013 Acquisition of 51% of PT Infrastructure Asia, organiser of ‘Indonesia Infrastructure Week’ the leading Infrastructure exhibition and conference based in Jakarta.
2015 Acquisition of 50% of AMB Tarsus the leading organiser of primary industry events in the Philippines, Myanmar, Cambodia, Sri Lanka and Laos.
2015 Launch of AAITF Autumn edition in Shenzhen announced.
2017 Acquisition of 65% of Shenzhen Boao Exhibition Co. Ltd the organiser of ‘Hometex’, Southern China’s largest exhibition for home textiles. The launch of Hometex Indonesia announced.
2017 Acquisition of the 'Indonesian International Pet Exhibition'.
2017 Announced co-operation agreement with Amsterdam Rai to organise ‘Intertraffic’ in Indonesia.
2017 announcement of launch of Bangla Livestock in Bangladesh
2008 Acquisition of 50% of Tarsus Hope Exhibition Co. Ltd, one of the largest organisers for Central and Western China.
2012 Acquisition of 50% of Guangzhou Jiuzhou Tarsus Exhibition Co. Ltd the organiser of the ‘China Shenzhen International Automotive Aftermarket Industry and Tuning Trade Fair’ or AAITF. The leading exhibition for automotive aftermarket and modification in Southern China.
2014 Acquisition of 50% of Shenzhen Shengshi Jiuzhou Exhibition Co. Ltd the organiser of the ‘China (Shenzhen) International Brand Underwear Fair’, the world’s largest lingerie and intimate apparel exhibition.
2014 Acquisition of 50% of PEP the organisers of WOFEX, the Philippines leading food and beverage exhibition.
2014 Replication of GESS – Global Education Supplies and Solutions – in Indonesia announced.
2014 Joint Venture with DMG announced to organise Big 5 Construct Indonesia.
2016 Joint Venture with DMG announced to organise ‘Index’ in Indonesia.
2016 Acquisition of 50% of Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co. Ltd the organiser of CES Asia and Music China amongst other leading Chinese exhibitions.
2016 Acquisition of 50% of Shanghai Intex Exhibition Co. Ltd the organiser of CES Asia and Music China amongst other leading Chinese exhibitions2016 Buyout of 100% of shares of PT Infrastructure Asia completed and business rebranded as Tarsus Indonesia.
2016 Launch of Cybersecurity Indonesia and Airport Solutions Indonesia announced.