Head of Directorate General II and Secretary General DI Herbert Kasser

Herbert Kasser
Head of Directorate General II – Mobility

Portraitfoto von Herbert Kasser
Herbert Kasser, photo: BMK / Johannes Zinner


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Before his appointment as a Directorate General Head, Herbert Kasser was the Division Head for Economic Affairs, Agriculture, Mobility, and Infrastructure in the Budget Directorate General of the Federal Ministry of Finance (BMF). In this position, he was responsible for infrastructure financing and for the Mobility, Innovation, and Technology unit and served as a supervisory board member for various enterprises associated with the BMK (including the Austrian Research Promotion Agency, ÖBB Infrastruktur Bau AG, ÖBB Infrastruktur Betrieb AG, and Autobahnen- und Schnellstraßen-Finanzierungs-Aktiengesellschaft (Asfinag)).

Along with his position as Head of Directorate General II – Mobility, Herbert Kasser was Secretary General of the BMK from March 2007 to December 2017. He was reappointed to this position in mid-January 2020.