LAST UPDATE: 21.10.2014; 03:16

Gregor Hammerl - President of the Federal Council

Austrian People’s Party (ÖVP)
Elected to the Federal Council by the
Provincial Diet of Styria

Address: Hortgasse 14
8041 Graz

Telephone: +43/664/2438 642
E-mail: gregor.hammerl@parlament.gv.at

Career

Born: 8 June 1942, Graz
1948 - 1952 primary school
1952 - 1956 secondary school
1956 - 1959 higher-level secondary industrial college Graz-Gösting
1959 - 1962 caster at Maschinenfabrik Andritz
1962 - 1963 military service
1963 - 1987 professional soldier
1987 - 1994 municipal party secretary of Graz ÖVP
1994 - 2009 provincial secretary of the Styrian Seniorenbund (sub-organisation of the ÖVP representing senior citizens)
2009 - today retiree

Political Career

1986 - 1987 organisation officer of Graz ÖVP
1988 - 2000 council member of Graz
1993 - today chairman of Hilfswerk Styria
1997 - 1999 executive chairman of Graz ÖVP
2000 - 2004 deputy chairman of Graz ÖVP
2000 - 2010 representative of the Styrian provincial diet
2009 - today provincial chairman of the Styrian Seniorenbund (sub-organisation of the ÖVP representing senior citizens)
21/10/2010 - today Federal Council member
01/01/2012 - today President of the Federal Council