Published on : Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Global exhibition industry association UFI announced earlier today that Kai Hattendorf (44), currently Vice President of the Digital Business and Entertainment, Media & Creation divisions at Messe Frankfurt, has been designated to take over as the association’s new Managing Director. Hattendorf will be leaving Messe Frankfurt in the autumn.
Wolfgang Marzin, President and Chief Executive Officer of Messe Frankfurt, stated: “We congratulate UFI on this appointment. With Kai Hattendorf, the association will have a renowned communications and digital expert with an extensive knowledge of the international trade fair industry at its helm”.
Hattendorf has been with Messe Frankfurt since 2007. Over the past eight years, he has overseen and further developed Corporate Communications in the Messe Frankfurt Group. He is currently responsible for implementing the Group’s digital strategy and is continuing to work intensively on restructuring the “Entertainment, Media & Creation” business field.
Source:- Messe Frankfurt