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Advisory board

The Advisory Board makes recommendations for the strategic orientation of the Austrian Chinese Business Association. It supports the dialogue between the politics and other relevant interest organisations. The Advisory Board members, appointed by the Board of Directors, are representatives of the business, politics and science, with the special focus on promoting the economic and trade relationship between China and Austria.

President of the Advisory Board

Mag. Christian Kern

Former Federal Chancellor

Vice President of the Advisory Board

Dr. Peter Kaiser

Governor of Carinthia

Members of the Advisory Board

Members of the Advisory Board

Dr. Brigitte Bierlein

Federal Chancellor,  Republic of Austria

Ernst Woller

First President of the Vienna Landtag

MMag. Klaus Luger

Mayor of Linz

Dr. Christoph Matznetter

Vice President, Federal Economic Chamber (WKO)

Dr. Peter Wittmann

Member of Parliament

Dr. Günther Horvath

President of Vienna International Arbitration

Hans Harrer

Chairman of the Senate of the Economy (Senat der Wirtschaft)

Ing. Mag. (FH) Andreas Matthä

Chairman of the Board, Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB)

Mag. Julian Jäger

Chairman of the Board, Vienna Airport

Dr. Robert Jakob

Board Director, Metro Cash & Carry

DDr. Elisabeth Stampfl-Blaha

Managing Director, Austrian Standards

Prof. Dr. Susanne Weigelin-Schwiedrzik

Dean, Faculty of Philological Cultural Studies, University of Vienna

Dr. Ivo Greiter


Dkfm. Mag. Dr. Paul Tanos

P. Tanos Consulting

Mag. Veronika Ettinger