Peter Pichler became a Member of ERSTE Foundation’s Supervisory Board in 2014. He became a Member of the Board of Berndorf AG in 1990, and worked as CFO until 2008. Today he is the company’s CEO and Chair. Prior to that, from 1983 to 1990, he was a manager at Chase Manhattan Bank AG in Austria. Peter Pichler studied social and economic sciences in Graz and Vienna. He is Chair of the Association of Industrialists of Lower Austria and a Member of the Supervisory Boards at Schöller Bleckmann Oilfield Equipment AG and Joh. Pengg AG.