Dr. Michael Pöllmann (47) becomes the new Managing Director of Meplan GmbH as from January 1, 2015. He succeeds Stefan Rummel, who is being promoted to the Board of Management of Messe München. Dr. Pöllmann will lead Meplan together with Managing Director Ute-Désirée Hagedorn. This subsidiary company of Messe München GmbH and Gesellschaft für Handwerksmessen (GHM) has its headquarters at the Munich trade-fair center and it offers a full service on international level in the area of exhibition stand-building as well as consulting for maximum success at trade shows.
Dr. Michael Pöllmann came to Messe München in 1999 as an exhibition director; since 2007, he has been Head of Central Division Sales. He will also be retaining this function in his new role as Managing Director of Meplan. He studied business administration in Munich and received his doctorate at Napier University in Edinburgh.