Center Hamburg appointed Mr. Hartmut Hofmann as a Director of CCH Production. In this
position he will be reporting to the new CCH Chief Operating Officer, Heike Mahmoud, and act as her deputy from
1 March 2018.
Bernd Aufderheide, President and CEO of Hamburg Messe und Congress GmbH
said, “Hartmut Hofmann is a highly experienced event management professional
who will be celebrating his 25-year anniversary at Hamburg Messe und Congress
GmbH (HMC) in March. Over the course of these years he has overseen more than
The newly-created production unit covers both, the
commercial and organizational responsibilities associated with project
management, and the related technical aspects. In addition, his department is
in charge of interdisciplinary activities, primarily acting as an interface
between HMC and the owners of the CCH, with responsibility for logistics and
non- technical services between events.
A professional energy system electronics expert,
Hofmann studied Media Operations Engineering before joining the CCH team in
1994 as Head of Imaging and Acoustics Services. He has held a number of other
positions since. Holding the German equivalent of a Master’s degree in
Engineering as well as a stage lighting diploma, Hartmut Hofmann is also an
instructor at various educational institutes, including Fresenius Hochschule.