UBM remembers Gerard Leeds

UBM celebrates the life of renowned entrepreneur and philanthropist, Gerard Leeds, who passed away on November 27 at the age of 92. His list of accomplishments is long and his philanthropy touched the lives of many people.

Mr. Leeds founded CMP Media, Inc. in 1971, which quickly became a leader in providing insight and internet services for high-tech industries. UBM plc acquired CMP Media in 1999 and today the company is part of the world’s second largest events-led marketing and communication services business, operating across more than 20 countries.

UBM sends its deepest sympathies to family and loved ones of Gerard Leeds. He will be remembered for his contributions to the business UBM is today.