Supervisory Board Members

The supervisory board members nominated by ÖBIB represent the interests of the Republic of Austria as a shareholder in its holdings. They are selected according to best practices for supervisory board members in accordance with the Austrian Corporate Governance Code, and they must comply with stringent criteria relating to impartiality and conflicts of interest.

Like the members of the Nominating Committee, supervisory board members are renowed businesspeople and practitioners of an independent profession and executives in the business community or public sector.

The current supervisory board members are:


Dr Peter Löscher (Chair)
Dr Gertrude Tumpel-Gugerell (Vice-Chair)
Dr Wolfgang C. Berndt
Elif Bilgi Zapparoli
Dr Helmut Draxler
Dr Herbert Werner
Univ.-Prof. DI Karl Rose
DI Marc H. Hall

Telekom Austria

Dr Edith Hlawati (Chair)
Mag Bettina Glatz-Kremsner

Österreichische Post

Dr Edith Hlawati (Chair)
Mag. Edeltraud Stiftinger (Vice-Chair)
Mag Jochen Danninger
Dr Peter Kruse
Chris Muntwyler
Mag Stefan Szyszkowitz
Mag Huberta Gheneff
Dr Herta Stockbauer


Walter Rothensteiner (Chair)
Josef Pröll (Vice-Chair)
Thomas Polzer
Gerhild Hofer


Gerhard Starsich (Vice-Chair)
Helene Kanta

APK Pensionskasse

Barbara Potisk-Eibensteiner (Chair)
Dr Evelyn Haas-Lassnigg