Peter Buchmüller, Wolfgang Ecker, Josef Herk, Doris Hummer, Martha Schultz and Walter Ruck remain vice presidents.
“I accept my re-election with great passion and motivation,” said Mahrer, according to the broadcast in the Aula der Wissenschaften in Vienna in front of 200 delegates and ÖVP celebrities from party leader Chancellor Karl Nehammer down. According to his speech, Mahrer wants to maintain the competitiveness and quality of the business location. The Economic Association has “the right visions and solutions for Austria’s economy”. The ÖVP federal government governs the Chamber of Commerce with an absolute majority.