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Statistics Austria – New Acting Director General-Statistics

With the effect of 1 January this year, Werner Holzer has been nominated Acting Director General-Statistics. Mr Holzer’s appointment follows the end of the term of office of Konrad Pesendorfer, heading Statistics Austria from 1 January 2010 until the end of last year.

Mr. Holzer joined Statistics Austria (then Austrian Central Statistical Office) 25 years ago and has been working in various management functions in statistical and cross-sectional areas since then. From January 2017 until March 2019, he was Deputy of the Director General-Statistics.

Mr. Holzer has a Master’s Degree in Sociology and Political Science.

An open competition will soon be launched for the filling of the post. 

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