ÖVP rattled by rising rival party rumours


Designated People’s Party (ÖVP) chairman Michael Spindelegger may be forced to change his party’s strategy as rumours about the looming foundation of a new party are growing.Newspapers report that Veit Sorger, head of the Federation of Austrian Industries (IV), considers setting up a new political movement. The businessman – who has hit out at the […]

Sepp Resch is Lenze’s new GM


The Austrian subsidiary of German transmission and automation specialist Lenze announced today (Thurs) that Sepp Resch would be its new general manager for Austria and Eastern Europe.Resch, 49, has been the head of international automation firm Cegelec.Lenze said Resch’s focus in his new job would be maximisation of growth potential.Lenze Austria, based in Asten near […]