Stefanie Mauritz has been appointed as the new director of Anuga at Koelnmesse. Starting early February, Mauritz will effectively be leading the world’s foremost food fair, following on from Lorenz Rau who is to become Messe Augsburg’s CEO.

Since 2016, Mauritz has served as director of euvend & coffeena, the international trade fair for the vending and coffee industry.

“Stefanie Mauritz has the strategic and conceptual expertise needed to further drive Anuga’s course and its expansion as the number one in the industry and at the top of our full portfolio in the field of Food and FoodTec,” said Gerald Böse, CEO of Koelnmesse.