COPENHAGEN, Denmark (CelebrityAccess) — German events and ticketing giant CTS Eventim has named Jens B. Arnesen as CEO of Venuepoint, Eventim’s Nordic event ticketing joint venture with Nordisk Film.
Jens B. Arnesen joins Venuepoint from streaming and film service company C More Denmark where he has been serving as Country Manager since December 2016 and assumes the leadership role as Venuepoint seeks expansion opportunities.
Prior to joining C More Denmark, Jens B. Arnesen was Sales and Marketing Director in the Danish media company Berlingske Media where, among other things, he was responsible for eCommerce and ticket sales for cultural, sports and business events. He has also held top management positions as Vice President in the Danish Telco TDC and as CEO at the pay-TV distributor Canal Digital.
Jens B. Arnesen holds a Master degree in marketing from Copenhagen Business School and has attended London Business School, INSEAD and Harvard Business School.
“I look forward to working with skilled and ambitious colleagues in strengthening Venuepoint’s position as a leading ticketing provider in the Nordics. Over the past 15 years, Venuepoint has built a unique local market expertise and strong partnerships with our clients. With our parent company CTS EVENTIM providing a world-class ticketing platform and continuous product development, Venuepoint has an even stronger competitive advantage as an attractive business partner, offering the best possible ticketing solutions to our many clients,” said Jens B. Arnesen.