Munich, 22 August 2011. The Management Board of Messe München has appointed Stefan Rummel as its new Director of the Central Division Corporate Strategy. Mr Rummel (34) thus succeeds Dr Wolf-Dietrich Müller, who became Executive Director of the Business Unit Capital Goods Fairs at the beginning of August. Klaus Dittrich, Chairman & CEO of Messe München: "We have set ourselves some ambitious goals for the coming years: We want to direct our activities at home and abroad even more strategically and to generate above-average growth. With Stefan Rummel at the helm of this strategic business area, we are very well set up to meet the coming challenges."
Stefan Rummel is a graduate in business management, specialising in innovations management and marketing. He studied in Munich, Wiesbaden and New York. Following various posts in development, sales and product management at a large media concern, he then moved into corporate consultancy. Since 2010 he has been working for Messe München, most recently in charge of the Department for Corporate Development and the Management Office.
"I am very much looking forward, in such a central position, to working with my team on shaping the future development of Messe München. As well as improving the cost and productivity situation, we will be focusing above all on increasing innovations capability and developing innovative service concepts in the interests of our customers," said Rummel.