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Innovation creates competitiveness creates added value and jobs. Business Upper Austria, the business agency of the Upper Austrian government, is an innovation driver and a partner for location development & settlement of companies, cooperation and public funding advisory services. As a one-stop shop, we assist domestic and foreign companies by supplying tailor-made services and support them from the initial business idea through to market success.

 

OUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Securing, strengthening and enhancing the business and employment location of Upper Austria
  • Positioning Upper Austria internationally
  • Creation and continued development of infrastructure to encourage investments, innovation and technologies
  • Promoting the settlement of companies as well as expansion of existing companies
  • Promotion of innovation and technology Transfer

OÖ Landesholding GmbH (65 %) Landhausplatz 1, 4021 Linz, Oberösterreich

Upper Austrian Chamber of Labour (15 %) Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts, Volksgartenstraße 40, 4020 Linz, Österreich

Upper Austrian Chamber of Commerce (15 %) Körperschaft des öffentlichen Rechts, Hessenplatz 3, 4020 Linz, Oberösterreich

Upper Austrian branch of the Confederation of Austrian Industry (5 %) Eisenhandstraße 15, 4020 Linz, Österreich

Minister of Economy Markus Achleitner (Chairman)

President Mag. Doris Hummer, Upper Austrian Chamber of Commerce (1st Deputy Chairwoman)
Dr. Johann Kalliauer, Upper Austrian Chamber of Labour (2nd Deputy Chairman)

President Dr. Axel Greiner
Mag. Kuno Haas
Mag. Christine Haberlander
Dr. Josef Kinast
LAbg. Hans-Karl Schaller
Ing. Mag. Christian Schreiberhuber

Jürgen Bleicher, Business Upper Austria – OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
Christian Maurer, Business Upper Austria – OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
Gerhard Buchberger, Business Upper Austria – OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
Martina Eckerstorfer, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
Mag. Rainer Edelsbrunner, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)

Mag. Markus Roider, MBA (no voting right)