Managing Director, Austrian Energy Agency
As economist with over 25 years of experience in energy related subjects, in particular with strategic development and support of sustainable concepts and projects in the field of renewable energy and innovative energy technologies, he was a manager with overall operative and strategic responsibility of a medium-size energy supply company for some years. Since 2011 he acts as the Managing Director of the Austrian Energy Agency. The Austrian Energy Agency’s scientific work focuses on the following areas: energy efficiency, sustainability and new technologies. The main strategic topics of our activities and scientific work are “vision zero”, a long-term fully decarbonised economy, “energy intelligence”, a smart, efficient and digital energy system, and “transformation”, new business opportunities for industry and the service sector.