Competition Commission

The Competition Commission is an advisory service for the Austrian Competition Authority. It consists of eight members and each of them has one deputy. The members are appointed by the ministry of economics, the chamber of commerce, the chamber of agriculture and the chamber of labour.

Duties of the Competition Commission

  • survey reports to support the work of the Austrian Competition Authority
  • proposal for the priorisation of the Austrian Competition Authority
  • suggestion to the Austrian Competition Authority in case of merger control 
     

Members of the Competition Commission

Term of office  1. July 2018 to 31. June 2022

MemberSubstitute memberappointed by

Hon.-Prof. DDr. Jörg Zehetner

FH-Prof. Dr. Cordula Cerha

BMDW

Dr. Anton Reinl

Ing. Mag. Andreas Graf

Austrian Chambers of Agriculture

Mag. Helmut Gahleitner

Mag. Roland Lang

Federal Chamber of Wage- and Salary-Earners

Dr. Rosemarie Schön

Dr. Winfried Pöcherstorfer

Austrian Federal Economic Chamber

Mag. Georg Kovarik

Mag. Ernst Tüchler

Austrian Federation of Trade Unions

Mag. Maria Mercedes Ritschl

Mag. Ingrid SchöberlFederal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs

Dr. Michael Sachs

Mag. Dr. Agnes Kügler, MSc

Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs

MMag.Dr. LL.M. Stephan Wiener

Mag. Georg Konetzky

Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs