Dr. Gerhard KRATKY
Managing Director, Austrian Science Fund, Vienna
School and University in Vienna, Austria. PhD in Mathematical Logic at the University of Vienna.
1968-1969 Research Assistant at the University of Georgia (Computer Science), Athens, USA
1970-1971 Research Assistant at the University of Vienna (Institute for Mathematical Logic)
1971-1973 System Analyst at the Federal Ministry of Finance, Austria
1973-1980 Strategic tasks in the Planning & IT-department of one of the biggest banks in Austria (Creditanstalt-Bankverein)
1980-1994 CEO of an internationally acting Software- and Systems House (Management Data)
1995-1999 General Manager of the Austrian Liberal Party (Liberales Forum)
2000-2003 Director in the Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology, in charge of "Funding of Research and Technology"
since 2003 Secretary General of the Austrian Science Fund (FWF)