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Company Information

Business Upper Austria is the Upper Austrian government’s location agency
Business Upper Austria – OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH
Hafenstraße 47-51
A-4020 Linz


Contact Details

Tel.: +43-732-79810

Fax: +43-732-79810-5008



Executive Management

DI (FH)  Werner  Pamminger MBA


Additional Information

Company Object:
The operation of a business agency in the province of Upper Austria, in particular for the purpose of

  • Securing, strengthening and further development of Upper Austria as a business and employment location, including the international positioning of this business and employment location;
  • Creation and further development of infrastructure for investment, innovation and technology in Upper Austria;
  • Promotion of business settlement and the expansion of existing businesses, including the exploration, securing, planning and development (if necessary also acquisition and utilisation) of suitable business settlement areas;
  • Support for innovation and technology transfer.


Company Register Number:: 89326m
Headquarter: Linz, Austria
Company Register Court:  Landesgericht Linz
UID no.: ATU 37311609


Editorial Policy:
The website of Business Upper Austria and the present conditions are services to support the sustainable economic development of the business location Upper Austria.


Supervisory board

  • Minister of Economy Markus Achleitner (Chairman)
  • President Mag. Doris Hummer (1st Deputy Chairwoman)
  • President Andreas Stangl (2nd Deputy Chairman)
  • Deputy Governor of Upper Austria Mag. Christine Haberlander
  • Ing. Thomas Bründl
  • LAbg. Hans-Karl Schaller
  • Ing. Mag. Christian Schreiberhuber
  • Univ.-Prof. Teodoro D. Cocca
  • Ing. Matthias Koller, MBA, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
  • Mag. Rainer Edelsbrunner, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
  • Herbert Reitmann, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
  • Christoph Reiss-Schmidt BA MSc, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
  • DI Dr. Markus Mair, Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH (delegated from works council)
  • Mag. Markus Roider, MBA (no voting right)


Owners of Business Upper Austria - OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH

OÖ Landesholding GmbH (65 %)
Landhausplatz 1, 4021 Linz, Upper Austria
Shareholder of OÖ Landesholding GmbH: Federal State of Upper Austria (100 %),
Products: Investments, Investment Management, Holdings

Upper Austrian Chamber of Labour (15 %)
Public Corporation, Volksgartenstraße 40, 4020 Linz, Austria
Purpose: Representation of workers in Upper Austria

Upper Austrian Chamber of Commerce (15 %)
Public corporation, Hessenplatz 3, 4020 Linz, Upper Austria
Purpose: Representation of companies in Upper Austria

Federation of Austrian Industrie, Regional group Upper Austria (5 %)
Eisenhandstraße 15, 4020 Linz, Austria
Purpose: Lobbying for the Industrial Companies in Upper Austria.
Presidency: President: Dipl.-Ing. Stefan Pierer (Pierer Mobility AG); Vice Presidents: Ing. Thomas Bründl (starlim Spritzguss GmbH), Dipl.-Ing. Herbert Eibensteiner (voestalpine AG), Mag. Elisabeth Engelbrechtsmüller-Strauß (Fronius International GmbH), Dipl.-Ing. F. Peter Mitterbauer, MBA, (MIBA AG)


Responsible for the contents

DI (FH) Werner Pamminger MBA, Geschäftsführer Business Upper Austria – OÖ Wirtschaftsagentur GmbH




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