Elisabeth Götze holds a PhD in Business Administration with a focus on Marketing and International Management. She worked in these areas in small and medium sized companies. Moreover, she was engaged as Senior Lecturer at Universities and Technical Colleges in Austria and internationally, such as Canada, Estonia, Indonesia, Russia, and Vietnam. Besides her business aspiration, Elisabeth has been engaged politically in her home town Eichgraben/Lower Austria where she acted as Deputy Mayor for five years. In 2019 Elisabeth was elected Member of the Austrian Parliament and since then has been the Spokesperson for business & innovation, communities and cities of the Austrian Green Party. Her political focus is on encouraging and supporting businesses to turn more sustainable.