Company Management

Company Management

INTERPLAN Congress, Meeting & Event Management AG is an owner-managed congress agency with locations in Munich, Berlin, Hamburg and Leipzig. As a medium-sized corporation – measured according to the HGB size classification – Interplan AG is subject to annual statutory auditing requirements. As a global player in the field of congresses and events, the company nurtures stable and long-term relationships with clients and suppliers. Management of the operational activities lies in the hands of board members Bruno Lichtinger and Markus Preußner.

Executive Board of Directors


Executive Board of Directors

Bruno Lichtinger

Managing Director and co-owner of Interplan since 2002.

Dr. Markus Preußner

Managing Director and co-owner of Interplan since 2003.

Members of the Management Team


Members of the Management Team

Kirsten Knight

Member of the Management Team and Head of Interplan office in Hamburg since 2017. From 2012 – 2016 Senior Project Manager and Team Leader at Interplan.

Olaf Pröger

Member of the Management Team since 2014. Head of Finances at Interplan since 2007.

Christine Hense

Member of the Management Team since 2014. Entry point at Interplan in 1998 as Project Manager and Team Leader. Quality Manager since 2006.

Oliver Heinke

Member of the Management Team since 2014. Head of Exhibition Management since 2010. With Interplan since 2006.

Elke Jaskiola

Member of the Management Team since 2018. Since 2001, member of project and team management at Interplan. Since 2013 Key Account Manager.

Supervisory Board


Gideon Rivlin

Gideon Rivlin

Supervisory Board
Member of the Supervisory Board since 2002. Gideon Rivlin founded Kenes International in 1965 and is still today their President and Chairman of the Kenes Board. From 1981 to 1983 he was President of the International Association of Professional Congress Organisers – IAPCO.


Joachim Maas

Joachim Maas

Supervisory Board
Member of the Supervisory Board since 2004.
Attorney specialising in corporate law.


Prof. Dr. Arndt Bode

Prof. Dr. Arndt Bode

Supervisory Board
Member of the Supervisory Board since 2004.
President Bavarian Research Foundation