Dr. Harald Mahrer

State Secretary of the Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Harald Mahrer, born on 27 March 1973 in Vienna, married

Secondary School Gymnasium Wien Krottenbachstraße

Degree in Business Administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business

Doctoral/PhD Programme in Social and Economic Sciences

Professional experience

1995 to 1997 Chairman of the Austrian National Union of Students at the Vienna University of Economics and Business

1997 to 2000 Research Assistant at the Vienna University of Economics and Business

2000 to 2005 Managing Director of legend Consulting GmbH

2006 to 2010 Managing Director of Pleon Publico Public Relations GmbH

2010 to 2012 Managing Director of cumclave Management Consulting GmbH

2010 to 1 September 2014 Managing Director of HM Tauern Holding Beteiligungsgesellschaft m.b.H.

since 1 September 2014 State Secretary in the Ministry for Science, Research and Economy

Other positions

1999 to 2000 Press-Spokesman and Project Manager of the initiative "GO-ON Österreich ans Internet"

2003 to 2005 Member of the E-Government Board of the Austrian Federal Government

2004 to 2013 Co-Director of the Metis Institute for economic and political research

2011 to 2015 President of the Julius Raab Foundation

since February 2016 Vice-president of the Austrian Economic League