Edwin Tan new CEO of Messe Muenchen Shanghai
For its China business, Messe München is taking on a top executive with international connections: the new CEO of Messe Muenchen Shanghai as from March 1, 2017 is Edwin Tan - a trade-show expert and Asia specialist with over twenty years of management experience.
In the course of his career, the new CEO of Messe Muenchen Shanghai has acquired experience in the exhibition sector and the implementation of international strategies in the event industry. Most recently, Edwin Tan was president of Wanda Studios, a subsidiary of the Wanda Group, one of China’s largest property companies. Before that, Mr. Tan worked for nine years in various management positions at Reed Exhibitions, one of the world’s biggest international organizers of trade shows, exhibitions and congresses.
In addition to Munich, Shanghai is also the only location where Messe München operates another exhibition center together with two German event organizers and the Shanghai Lujiazui Exhibition Development Co., Ltd.: the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC).