September 24, 2015
Angela Marten takes over as Exhibition Director of electronica
Angela Marten has been the new Exhibition Director of electronica, the International Trade Fair for Electronic Components, Systems and Applications, since September 7, 2015. She succeeds Anke Odouli, who is on parental leave. As Exhibition Group Director, Nicole Schmitt is still responsible for Messe München's global network of electronics fairs.
electronica gains an experienced trade-fair specialist in Ms. Marten: She began her career at Deutsche Messe AG in Hanover in 1993. In 2001, she moved to Leipziger Messe, where she successfully managed the GC-Games Convention—now gamescom—in the position of Exhibition Director. She was in charge of developing the fair's concept and for its further strategic development. After moving to Messe Frankfurt, for which she supervised the Intersec trade fair and conference in Dubai, other positions in the trade-fair and events sector followed. Marten most recently worked as Exhibition Director for two public exhibitions at Messe Hamburg.
Angela Marten reports to Nicole Schmitt, who has been in charge of the strategic orientation of the trade fairs electronica and productronica in Munich as well as their foreign spin-off shows in India and China since September 2011.