SECRETARY-GENERAL OF OVE & SECRETARY- GENERAL OF GMAR MEASUREMENT, AUTOMATION & ROBOTICS TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION
Peter Reichel studied Technical Physics at the Vienna University of Technology with a Degree of Dipl.-Ing. (MSc) and studied International Innovation and Technology Management at Linzer Management Academy – LIMAK / Johannes Kepler University.
His work experience started in 1986 as a Development Engineer at ELIN Union AG, later on as Marketing & Sales Manager at ELIN Energieanwendung GmbH and then as Area Sales Manager for Australia, India and Japan at Jenbacher Energiesysteme and as Manager Corporate R&D, VA TECH ELIN in Vienna.
Since 2000 Peter Reichel has a strong and leading involvement in several Associations with industrial orientation in Austria. He is still Secretary-General of the Austrian Electrotechnical Association and Chief editor e&I, Board member of ÖQS and Austrian Computer Society OCG, Secretary-General of the Austrian Association of Engineers & Architects – ÖIAV and of the Austrian National Committee of FEANI, Member of the Executive Board of EUREL (Convention of National Associations of Electrical Engineers of Europe), Chairman of the Board of “Gemeinnützige Stiftung Elektroschutz – ESF” and since 2008 Secretary-General of the Association of Austrian Engineers - VÖI