RIP Sachin Patil, CEO, Messe Stuttgart India

Messe Stuttgart India has announced the sudden passing of its managing director and CEO, Sachin Patil, on 21 May 2024.

24 May 2024 | By Charmiane Alexander

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According to a company statement, Patil’s unexpected demise leaves a deep void within the organisation. His leadership and unwavering dedication to Messe Stuttgart India were instrumental in shaping the company's trajectory in India and propelling it towards continued success.

“As a true visionary leader, Patil possessed an unparalleled understanding of the Indian trade fair industry. His passion and enthusiasm were contagious, inspiring not only his colleagues but also the wider business community. Under his guidance, Messe Stuttgart India established itself as a leading force within the industry, consistently exceeding expectations and forging strong relationships with exhibitors, visitors, and partners alike,” the release said.

Patil's commitment extended far beyond the walls of Messe Stuttgart India. He was a champion for collaboration and innovation, actively contributing to the advancement of the trade fair industry. His absence will be deeply felt not just by our company but by the entire industry he so passionately served.

Roland Bleinroth, CEO and president of Messe Stuttgart, Germany, said, “The passing of Sachin Patil is a significant loss to the industry and all who had the privilege of working with him. Our thoughts are with his family during this difficult time.”

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