Director R20 Austrian World Summit
Born in Wilhelmsburg, Austria in 1965.
College for Technical Chemistry in Vienna.
Scientific staff member at the “Österreichisches Ökologie-Institut” (Austrian Institute of Ecology).
1990 – 1999: Member of the Austrian National Council, spokeswomen for the Green Party for environmental, energy and telecommunication issues.
1998/1999: Member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.
1999: Master of Science in Environmental Management (MSc) at the University of London.
Numerous publications in the area of waste management, chemical policy, guidelines for strategic environmental assessments, environmental economics and citizen participation.
Founder and Managing Partner of the consultancy firm “brainbows – the information company” specialized in sustainability and energy & climate, based in Vienna
since 2010 Member of the advisory board „Friends of Education Africa in Austria”
Since 2014 Director of the association „R20 Austria & EU“ and Member of the Supervisory Board of Allianz Elemental Insurance Group and Allianz Elemental Life Insurance Group
Since 2016 CEO and Organizer of the R20 Austrian World Summit