Party affiliation: Socialist Party of Austria
Federal Chairman, Union of Private Sector Employees Youth, 1980-1988. Federal Chairman, Austrian Federation of Trade Unions Youth, 1981-1987. Member of Federal Executive, Austrian Federation of Trade Unions, 1981-1987.
Secretary, Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria). Vienna, 1987-1989; member of Nationalrat, for Burgenland. Lower Austria, and Vienna, since 1989.
Apprentice office buyer, Austrian Provincial Bank. 1973-1976; employee of Austrian Provincial Bank, 87.