Management

Take Ü to a New Journey

Hong Kong SAR – a city where old tradition blends perfectly with Western culture and post-modern trends. With head office located in such a place, Messe Düsseldorf (China) Ltd. is also an open and inclusive company, with advanced German exhibition management system. Driving innovations, set trends and take our co-workers along on a new journey.

Wolfram Nikolaus Diener

Chairman

Vita Wolfram Nikolaus Diener
Positions
Since 2019 |
Chairman at Messe Düsseldorf (China) Ltd.
Since 2018 |
Operative Managing Director at Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
2011 – 2018 |
Senior Vice President at UBM Asia Ltd. (Hong Kong)
2005 – 2011 |
Vice President at Venetian Macau Ltd./Marina Bay Sands Singapore Ltd.
2001 – 2005 |
Director of Shanghai New International Expo Centre Ltd.
1997 – 2001 |
Managing Director at Messe Frankfurt (H.K.) Ltd.
1992 – 1997 |
Project Director International at Hamburg Messe- und Congress GmbH
1991 |
Baden-Württemberg horticultural show, Pforzheim
Titles / Qualifications
Diploma in Business Administration (FH)
Studies / Training
Pforzheim University
Date / Place of birth
1964 / Freiburg i.Br., Germany
Marital Status
Married, three children

Axel Bartkus

Managing Director

Vita Axel Bartkus
Positions
Since 2011 |
Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf (China) Ltd.
2007 – 2011 |
Managing Director of NürnbergMesse China Co., Ltd.
2004 – 2007 |
Event Manager of NürnbergGlobal Fairs GmbH
2000 – 2004 |
Director of the German Trade Office in Taipei / Representative of the Berlin and Nurnberg trade fairs as well as of the German Wine Institute in Taiwan, China
1994 – 2000 |
Deputy Delegate in Event Management / Investment Promotion of German business
in Shanghai, China; Representative of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg as well as
of the Hamburg and Stuttgart trade fair companies.
Studies/Training
MA, Chinese and Economics
Humboldt University, Berlin
 
German Scholarship
University of Nanjing, China
 
BA Chinese and Economic
University of London, SOAS, UK
Date/Place of Birth
1963 / Hamburg, Germany
Marital Status
Married