Piers Bearne is a business media entrepreneur, investor and adviser based in London, UK. A former Managing Director of Terrapinn and Chief Executive of Clarion Conferences, he launched The Wireless Event in 2002 and sold it to Imago Group in 2006.
Piers is now co-founder and Chairman of Global Transport Forum, Bio-Based World News and GFC Media Group. Through GTF, he co-founded Tank World Expo in 2012 and sold it to ArtexisEasyfairs in 2015. He has also led or advised on six acquisitions of niche business media companies, and currently advises the owners of Osney Media, Lyonsdown, Leaders in Sport and Athene Publishing.