Ernst Raue

Member of the Board, Deutsche Messe AG, Germany

Following training with a multinational corporation and studies in business economics, Ernst worked as Sales Director at a medium-sized company. He joined the Deutsche Messe AG in Hannover in 1980, with the responsibility of organising and staging leading international trade fairs such as the HANNOVER MESSE and CeBIT. He served in a managerial capacity with power of attorney from 1990 to 2000, and also as Managing Director of various subsidiaries including the Hannover-Messe International GmbH and Deutsche Messe AG Beteiligungs GmbH.