Former Finance Minister Schelling to Be Appointed to OMV Supervisory Board

PeopleExecutives ♦ Published: April 25, 2019; 15:57 ♦ (Vindobona)

Former ÖVP finance minister Hans Jörg Schelling is to move into the supervisory board of the partly state-owned OMV. Various media report that this is being done at the request of senior government officials.

Former finance minister Schelling to become OMV supervisory board member / Picture: © Wikimedia Commons / Franz Johann Morgenbesser (Schelling Hans-Jörg-9619, Created: 3 May 2015) / [CC BY-SA 2.0]

As reported in the daily newspaper "Die Presse", five new members are to join OMV's supervisory board.

In addition to Hans Jörg Schelling, these are Vienna Insurance Group CEO Elisabeth Stadler, Thomas Schmid, head of Österreichische Beteiligungs AG (Öbag), Tyrolit Managing Director Christoph Swarovski and Lenzing CEO Stefan Doboczky.

According to the Kronenzeitung,…