About us



FAIR RELATIONS GMBH is an international Consulting and Service Company for the Exhibition Industry. The company was founded in 2001 and since then managed by Wolfgang Schellkes, a trade show expert with more than 35 years of experience in the Industry. Wolfgang built the company to become one of the major players in M&A as well as corporate advisory in the MICE industry. Prior to establishing FAIR RELATIONS GMBH, Wolfgang has been managing director of AUMA, the German Association of the Trade Fair Industry.

In January 2019, Wolfgang handed the management and ownership of FAIR RELATIONS GMBH to Michael Dreyer.

Over the last 30 years, Michael has worked on the corporate side of the MICE industry. In the 1990’s he has set up the Asia Pacific business for Deutsche Messe AG, Hannover, Germany. More recently he was holding the position as Group Vice President Asia Pacific for Koelnmesse. In this function, he conceptualized, implemented, managed and grew Koelnmesse’s entire network of companies and events in Asia Pacific.

Early 2017, Michael established TRADE SHOW EXPERTS PTE LTD in Singapore, a consultancy firm concentrating on strategic and corporate advisory as well as M&A in the MICE industry. From the beginning, a special partnership with FAIR RELATIONS GMBH had been established to enable both FAIR RELATIONS GMBH and TRADE SHOW EXPERTS to offer their clients even more comprehensive services both in Asia and in Europe.

FAIR RELATIONS GMBH is linked to a network of strong and reliable partners in Germany and worldwide, and an active member of the leading Association of the Industry, UFI – The Global Association of the Exhibition Industry.