Christian Mutschlechner, the former CEO of the Vienna Convention Bureau and ICCA president, joined the board of jwc GmbH in Germany on March 1, 2022. Christian Mutschlechner's responsibilities within jwc will be to support clients in the areas of growth strategy, product development and organisation. He will also be involved in talent development, coaching and training.
Having worked in various positions for PCOs as well as convention bureaus, Christian Mutschlechner can look back on a successful career in the global conference industry. From 1991 to 2019, he was CEO of the Vienna Convention Bureau; in this role, he was instrumental in developing Vienna to one of the leading conference destinations globally. From 2009 to 2019, he was president of the Austrian Convention Bureau, from 2001 – 2003, president of the European Federation of Conference Towns, and from 2002 – 2006, president of ICCA, the International Congress and Convention Association.
„The combination of practical experience and consulting know-how fits with my ideas.“
Christian Mutschlechner said. "I am very happy to join jwc; the company is the leading consulting firm for the global exhibition and conference industry. It offers a unique combination of outstanding long-term practical experience and consulting know-how, which perfectly fits with my own ideas".