15. June 2020

Pro2Future: New Management

On 1 June 2020, Mr Gerd Hribernig took up his post as new CEO of Pro2Future GmbH. From September 2020 he will take over sole leadership of the company. In the intervening period he will head the firm with the two chief executives. Prof. Alois Ferscha will continue lead the centre’s research expertise as chief scientific officer. 

Mr Hribernig was selected by the panel of assessors following an invitation to apply. The appointment is the result of a joint decision taken by the owners, AVL List GmbH, FRONIUS INTERNATIONAL GmbH, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Graz University of Technology and Upper Austrian Research GmbH.
 
Mr Hribernig was previously Manager Special Projects at IESTA - Institute for Advanced Energy Systems & Transport Applications. Prior to that, this experienced expert in digital innovation held management positions in technology companies such as the Intellic Group, EFKON and SIEMENS and is thoroughly familiar with the regional, national and international research community. 

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