CEO, Port of Hamburg Marketing
As a trained shipping merchant Axel Mattern (50) collected experiences with various shipping companies and shipbrokers in Germany and the US as well as in port operations. He is well versed with the shipping industry and the hinterland transport organization.
From 2001 to 2009 Axel Mattern worked as Head of Sales and Marketing at Wallmann & Co. (GmbH & Co. KG).
Axel Mattern joined Port of Hamburg Marketing Regd. Assn. in 2009 as the Director of Market Development. In 2011 he was appointed as Executive Board Member.
Port of Hamburg Marketing Regd. Assn., or POH, an association under private law, is responsible for location marketing for the Port of Hamburg as well as for the numerous member companies of our association. In accordance with our bylaws, activities within Hamburg are neutral both as far as specific companies and competition are concerned. HHM Hamburg and the representative offices are the first points of contact for queries pertaining to the Port of Hamburg throughout the world.