Wolfertschwenden, 14 February 2018 – Christian Traumann, Director and Group CFO of MULTIVAC, has been elected as President of interpack 2020 by the constituent assembly of the Trade Fair Advisory Council. Christian Traumann has already held the position of interpack President in 2011 as well as Vice President for the years 2014 and 2017. The leading international trade fair for the packaging sector and associated processing industries takes place on a three-year cycle at the Trade Fair site in Düsseldorf. In 2020 the date for interpack will be 7 to 13 May.
Christian Traumann, Director and CFO of MULTIVAC Sepp Haggenmüller SE & Co. KG, has been working for the MULTIVAC Group since 2002. In February 2015 he was elected Chairman of the Food Processing and Packaging Machinery Association within the VDMA (German Engineering Federation). In addition to this, Christian Traumann is involved with the University of Applied Sciences in Kempten as a member of the board of trustees, as well as being a commercial judge at the regional court in Memmingen.
“As regards the packaging industry, interpack is the most important leading trade fair and one, which is used by exhibiting companies to present their innovations to an international public,” explains Christian Traumann. “I am looking forward as President to being able to make a contribution to the success of the next interpack.”
Before he started working at MULTIVAC, Christian Traumann, who studied business economics, was Commercial Manager and company signatory at Transtechnik GmbH in Holzkirchen, and he was also Head of Auditing for the accounting firm BTP (Prüfung Beratung Treuhand, Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft mbH, formerly BTR) in Munich.