Martin Ecknig, CEO of Messe Berlin, is leaving the company. The supervisory board of Messe Berlin and Ecknig have agreed to terminate his contract as chairman of the executive board. It has provisionally fallen to CFO Dirk Hoffmann to act as chairman of the executive board. The personnel and executive committee has been tasked by the supervisory board with immediately initiating a procedure to appoint a new CEO of Messe Berlin. Martin Ecknig has been CEO of Messe Berlin since January 2021.