Thursday, 07. August 2014

New Project Manager for ISPO BEIJING and ISPO SHANGHAI

Paul März (29) has been appointed project manager of ISPO BEIJING and ISPO SHANGHAI. He is succeeding Kerrin Mueggenburg , who has been responsible at Messe München for ISPO BEIJING since 2008 and is now taking maternity leave. Mr. März will also be responsible for ISPO SHANGHAI, which is taking place in the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) from July 2 to 4, 2015 for the first time.

Paul März has been the new project manager for the two trade fairs in China ISPO BEIJING and ISPO SHANGHAI since August 1, 2014. As successor to Kerrin Mueggenburg, who positioned ISPO BEIJING successfully on the Asian market over the past years, he will also be responsible for the new ISPO SHANGHAI, which will present above all the segments Action, Water Sports, Performance and Fitness in addition to the Outdoor segment.

Paul März has been working for Messe München International since March 2013. After receiving a degree in business, he worked for Siemens in Singapore and AHK in Dubai, among others. In addition, he worked in strategy consulting for international corporate groups and a trade fair organizer with focus on emerging markets. He started his career at Messe München as Business Development Manager and has been a consultant for corporate strategy since December 2013. Sport is also a great passion of his in his personal life. He seeks challenges in triathlons, mountain climbing and skiing.

Tobias Gröber, Division Manager of Consumer Products at Messe München GmbH, stated the following about the new project manager: "I am very happy that we have found an internationally experienced successor for this responsible position. I am convinced that we can expand our success further with the brand ISPO in China with him."


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