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


Vita Wolfram Nikolaus Diener
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
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.
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