New Director General-Statistics of Statistics Austria
Following an open competition, Prof Dr Tobias Thomas was appointed new Director General-Statistics of Statistics Austria and took up his new post on 1 June 2020.
Mr. Thomas has a doctorate degree in Economics and is adjunct Professor of Economics at Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf as well as CMDS Fellow at the Central European University (CEU). His main research interests are Political Economy and Media Impact Analysis.
Previously, Mr. Thomas headed the economic research institute EcoAustria (2017-2020).
For further information:Statistics Austria