Get In Touch With Us – Your Points of Contact

Here you will find an overview of all available points of contact at the Leipziger Messe.


Martin Buhl-Wagner
CEO (Speaker) Leipziger Messe
Markus Geisenberger
CEO Leipziger Messe

Business Divisions and Subsidiaries

André Kaldenhoff
Executive Director Congress
Simone Dietz
Authorised Representative
Dirk Deumeland
Authorised Representative FAIRNET GmbH
Detlef Knaack
Managing Director fairgourmet GmbH
Silvana Kürschner
General Manager
René Völkel
Authorised Representative MAXiCOM GmbH

Points of Contact Trade Fairs

Gerhard Ohmacht
Executive Director / Trade Fair 1
Klaus Ernst
Executive Director / Trade Fair 2
Silvana Kürschner
General Manager, Executive Director Business Development / Trade Fair 3
Oliver Zille
Director Leipziger Buchmesse / Lesefest Leipzig liest, Manga-Comic-Con

Media Contact Person

Dr. Andreas Knaut
Executive Director Communication/Spokesperson

You can find further media contacts for trade fairs and subsidiaries in the Press Area .

Technical Services / Infrastructure

Jörg Wassmann
Executive Director

Digital Services / Systems

Matthias Folk
Executive Director

Finance, Controlling, Purchasing

René Völkel
Executive Director (General Manager)

Human Resources Management

Erika Schössner
Executive Director


Michael Petzold


Dr. Frauke Gränitz
Archive Manager

Visitor Helpline

Leipziger Messe
Service center

Further Contacts

International Representatives

The Leipziger Messe's international representatives can provide you with support and advice on all aspects of your trade show participation. For example, if you have questions concerning exhibitor registration, catalogue and admission ticket sales, travel and accommodation or customs regulations, you can find the right contact person in the overview at