since 07/2020 | President & CEO of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
2018 – 2020 | Managing Director Operative Trade Fair Business at Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
2011 – 2018 |Member of the Management Board UBM Asia Ltd. (today Informa Markets), Hong Kong
Senior Vice President, responsible for exhibitions in China as well as jewellery and gemstone fairs worldwide incl. print and digital media
2005 – 2011 | Vice President Venetian Macau Ltd./Marina Bay Sands Singapore Ltd.
Operation of the Convention and Congress Centre, exhibitions and special events, hotel logistics
2001 – 2005 | Managing Director Shanghai New International Expo Centre Ltd.
(German-Chinese joint venture with the participation of Messe Düsseldorf)
1997 – 2001 | Managing Director for Asian Operations, Messe Frankfurt (H.K.) Ltd.
1992 – 1997 | Project Director Foreign Trade Fairs, Hamburg Messe- und Congress GmbH
1991 | Division Head for Catering and Events, Baden-Württemberg horticultural show, Pforzheim
Diploma in Business Administration (FH)
Date/Place of birth
Married, three children