The competences and duties of the Directors are set out in the rules of procedure. The managing directors act as the joint representatives of the company and are authorised to make legally binding statements. The company’s central planning, administrative, controlling, and IT functions are directly assigned to the Management.
o. Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Karl Peter Pfeiffer, Scientific Managing Director
Mag. Martin Payer, MBA, Financial Managing Director
In May 2002 a Supervisory Board was established, which discharges its duties pursuant to the law on limited liability companies, the stipulations of the shareholders’ agreement, and shareholder resolutions. The Supervisory Board presently consists of the following members.
Mag. Regina Friedrich
Mag. Friedrich Möstl
Univ.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Elke Gruber
Klaus Hatzl, MA
Mag. Martin Latzka
Mag. Gernot Pagger
Prof. Mag. Eva Ponsold
Mag. Daniela Schachner-Blazizek
Mag. Gerlinde Siml
DI Takashi Linzbichler
FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Peter Salhofer
FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Kaja Unger
Mag Eva Wetschnig
FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Wilhelm Zugaj
Heads of Degree Programmes
The Head of Degree Programme is responsible for the educational activities within his or her degree programme - both in terms of scientific and didactic quality and economic effectiveness. The Head of Degree Programme decides on requests submitted by applicants and students. He or she reports directly to the Management and is supported by the central departments of the company in all legal, administrative, and personnel-related issues as well as matters relating to procurement, construction, and financing.
University of Applied Sciences Board
The University of Applied Sciences Board established pursuant to Sec. 10 (2) of the Universities of Applied Sciences Studies Act (FHStG) includes the Head of the Board, his/her Deputy, representatives from the heads of degree programmes, representatives from the teaching and research staff and student representatives.