Board of Directors

The institute has a board of directors drawn from a broad range of stakeholders. The board takes strategic decisions and supervises management activities.

Hannes SwobodaFormer Member of European Parliament; former President of the S&D Group
Vice Presidents
Renate Brauner Vice-Mayor, City of Vienna
Ewald Nowotny Governor, Oesterreichische Nationalbank
Harald Waiglein Director General, Ministry of Finance
Karl Aiginger Director, Austrian Institute of Economic Research
Franz Fischler former EU Commissioner; consultant FF Consult
Ingrid Gazzari former Director, wiiw
Bernadette Gierlinger Director General, Ministry of Economics and Labour
Karl Hartleb Deputy Director, Austrian Chamber of Commerce
Klemens HimpeleHead of Department for Economy, Labour and Statistics, Vienna City Administration
Marianne Kager Executive Director, MK CEBA GmbH
Edith Kitzmantel former Director, EU Commission
Maria KubitschekHead of Economy Department, Vienna Chamber of Labour
Dionys Lehner CEO, Linz Textil AG
Claus J. RaidlPresident, Oesterreichische Nationalbank