Party affiliation: Österreichische Volkspartei (ÖVP, Austrian People's Party)
Provincial official in the offices of the Vorarlberg Provincial Government since 1963. Member of the local representation of Andelsbuch, since 1965. Head of the Provincial Statistics Office, since 1967.
Manager of the Regional Planning Group of Bregenzwald, 1970-1985. Active in Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, 1973-1974. Nationalrat member for Voralberg, since 1975.
Scientific assistant at the Institute for Economic Sciences of the University of Innsbruck, 1961 -63. Provincial Government Official.