Martin Frank appointed CEO of UniCredit Leasing (Austria) GmbH
- Martin Frank as new Director
- Günter Populorum and Gerhard Rauscher remain members of the Management Board
Martin Frank (52) will take over as the new Director of UniCredit Leasing (Austria) as of April 1st, 2010. As the company's new CEO, he will be responsible for sales and will also be management spokesman. Günter Populorum (47) - Chief Financial Officer, and Gerhard Rauscher (39) - Head of Business Development, will remain in their existing posts and will have the same responsibilities after Martin Frank assumes his position. Günther Fischer (54) has decided to leave the Group after over 31 years of service in order to pursue new challenges.
Martin Frank has been working in UniCredit Group in various capacities for 27 years. After receiving his law degree, in 1983 he began at the International Markets department of Creditanstalt, a predecessor bank of Bank Austria. In 2003, he was appointed as Head of Corporate Finance CEE and Austria, and in 2006 took over as Head of Corporate and Public Sector Business at Bank Austria. In October 2007, Martin Frank was appointed to the Supervisory Board of UniCredit Leasing (Austria) GmbH. His solid experience and knowledge will certainly constitute value-adding elements for the future development of UniCredit Leasing GmbH. Mr. Frank was born in Vienna, is married and has four children.
UniCredit Leasing S.p.A. takes the opportunity to acknowledge all the significant efforts and results brought by Mr. Fischer in more than 5 years of managerial coordination of the Austrian company. His steering role has ensured the company's success by reaching the market leadership in the leasing industry. With a rich experience in the financial sector, Mr. Guenther Fischer has decided to take an important step in his professional life by accepting a new role outside UniCredit Group.
UniCredit Leasing (Austria) GmbH is one of the largest universal leasing companies in Austria and has over 45 years of experience. At its nine provincial offices in Vienna, St. Pölten, Wiener Neustadt, Linz, Salzburg, Graz, Innsbruck, Klagenfurt and Götzis, the company offers automobile, equipment and real estate leasing as well as construction management, fleet management and insurance services, all from a single source.
Enquiries: UniCredit Leasing, Media Relations
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