Management Board

The annually held general meeting is the highest decision-making body of proPellets Austria. It selects the Management Board from among its members, who lead the operative work of the association.

Since March 2019, the Management Board of proPellets Austria consists of:

  • Chairperson: Michael Pfeifer, Pfeifer Holding GmbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: DI Otto Zechmeister, RZ Pellets GmbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: Markus Hargassner, Hargassner Ges mbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: Johann Reisinger, Gussmagg GmbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: Erwin Stubenschrott, KWB – Kraft und Wärme aus Biomasse GmbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: Natalie Binder, Binderholz GmbH
  • Deputy Chairperson: Karl Stefan Riener, RIKA Innovative Ofentechnik GmbH
  • Treasurer: DI Franz Schwarzauger, Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding AG
  • Deputy Treasurer: Dr. Ernst Hutterer, Fröling Heizkessel- und Behälterbau Ges.m.b.H.
  • Secretary: Hubert Sumetzberger, Genol Gesellschaft m.b.H. & Co KG
  • Deputy Secretary: Reinhard Pabst, Johann Pabst Holzindustrie GmbH

In 2019, the general assembly appointed the following supervisory bodies:

  • Auditor: Rudolf Huber, Consulter for biomass
  • Second Auditor: Ing. Andreas Pieler, Königshofer GmbH