Deutsche Messe announces change within management

Deutsche Messe AG is reassigning two managerial slots, effective 1 September 2018. Management of the DOMOTEX portfolio – which includes floor-covering events in Hannover, Shanghai, Atlanta, and Gaziantep, Turkey – has passed from Susanne Klaproth to Sonia Wedell-Castellano. Klaproth has been appointed director of the auditing department.


DOMOTEX success story continues

DOMOTEX has continued to grow and set international standards in recent years.

“Thanks to Susanne Klaproth’s many years of hard work, the DOMOTEX brand enjoys a strong reputation in the market and a high level of trust among our customers,” explained Dr Andreas Gruchow, Member of the Managing Board of Deutsche Messe AG. “This year’s results were the best since the inception of DOMOTEX – both in Hannover and Shanghai. We thank Ms Klaproth for her outstanding commitment to DOMOTEX.”

Wedell-Castellano, the new director of the DOMOTEX portfolio, will continue to drive the growth of DOMOTEX events.

“As a department manager in the HANNOVER MESSE division, Sonia Wedell-Castellano successfully launched and expanded a number of different trade fairs and special formats,” Gruchow said. “We are pleased she will now use her expertise to further develop our DOMOTEX portfolio.”