VNU Exhibitions appoints new Managing Director in Asia

Bangkok, 30th October: VNU Exhibitions, an international event organiser, recently appointed Mr. Heiko M. Stutzinger as its new Managing Director for the Asia Pacific region.

According to VNU, Heiko is an experienced manager focused on business development and strategic growth initiatives. He is also experienced with restructuring and turnaround management. Heiko has more than ten years experience in senior management positions in trade show businesses and management consulting.

In this new role, he will oversee the entire Asia Pacific region and will set the strategy for VNU in the Asia Pacific region.

Heiko is currently Deputy General Manager of Messe Düsseldorf Shanghai as well as Deputy Managing Director of Messe Düsseldorf China. Heiko will take on the new role as of 1st February 2019 and will be based in VNU’s Bangkok office.

Albert Arp, CEO of Jaarbeurs/VNU, commented, “Heiko is an experienced, highly-respected executive that shares our vision for future growth, operations excellence and superior customer service. He has demonstrated the ability to build and grow business, operations and projects in China. Heiko will help us to bring our regional operations to the next level and strengthen our position in this critically important part of the world.”

Source: VNU Exhibitions Asia Pacific press release