Local Representatives

AustrianStartups is represented in each Austrian province.
Where ever you are in Austria - These people are happy to help you.

Our goal is to strengthen the startup community all over Austria. This is why we created a network of Local Representatives to support the local communities and connect the startup folks around Austria. You want to meet like minded people near you or work on interesting projects together?
Find the right person to talk to below.

Vienna Representative

Markus Raunig
Managing Director
This is the HQ of AustrianStartups! Vienna is the city where everything comes together and where the magic happens.

Sektor5, Siebenbrunnengasse 44, 1050 Vienna

Burgenland Representative

Michael Sedlak

Michael is working at the FTI (Forschung, Technologie, Innovation) Burgenland and supports entrepreneurs in Burgenland to launch their idea and companies.

Upper Austria Representative

Anita Raffetseder
Upper Austria
akostart oö
akostart oö is Austria's first inter-university network for academic start-ups and spin-offs.

Salzburg Representative

Romy Sigl
CoWorking Salzburg
CoWorking Salzburg is a 360m2 coworking space where you as a 1 man company, young entrepreneur or startup can rent space flexible.

Tyrol Representative

Florian Lang
Founder & CEO of NEXT
NEXT is an Tyrolean Agency for digital development, customized mobilization and Growth Hacking campaigns for companies, startups and p

Vorarlberg Representative

Guntram Bechthold

Guntram is an entrepreneur at Stars Media and provides services for international customers who seek for professional and efficient new media solutions.

Lower Austria Representative

Stephan Jung

Stephan is Professor for Entrepreneurship at IMC University Krems and Mentor for various Startups. He worked as an Investmentmanager at a VC Fund and co-founded a software-as-a-service Startup.

Carinthia Representative

Alexander Mann

Alexander has his own company, ConTrade that helps companies from mostly CEE countries, with its know-how, network and partners, to break into new markets.

Styria Representative

Werner Sammer
IdeenTriebwerk Graz
Ideen Triebwerk Graz
Ideen Triebwerk Graz is an organization open to all students and interested to support creative ideas. It's mission is to connect startups in Graz.