Dr. Urban Uttenweiler, 54 years of age, is CEO of HGK, Germany´s leading purchasing and service cooperation for the hospitality industry with 3.000 participating hotels, restaurants and caterers and an annual revenue of 440 Mio. €.
Urban‘s professional background comprises retail, wholsale & the hospitality industry. For eight years he worked for METRO Cash & Carry Germany. Particular for Urban are both: Operational excellence in detailed day-to-day-business while also capturing new business segments and building fruitful business collaborations.