Mitteldeutsche Flughafen AG (MFAG) has made a new appointment for an important position. Konrad Best will be the new Head of Business Development and Strategy from 1 February 2021 onwards. He has held the position of Digital Manager at Munich Airport since the beginning of 2016 and is responsible for new digital business models and the digital B2C strategy there. At MFAG, he will consistently develop business at Dresden and Leipzig/Halle Airports and make determined use of all the opportunities offered by digitalisation, among other things, to benefit the airports’ customers. Mr Best will report to Götz Ahmelmann, CEO of MFAG.
Konrad Best, who was born in Heidelberg in 1971, started his career alongside his university studies as an entrepreneur in the media business in the early 1990s. He founded an independent record company for electronic music. He moved into the telecommunications sector in 2004 and worked in several management positions in the B2C division at Telefonica O2 Deutschland and in the ProSieben/Sat1 Group.