Federal Minister of Finance Hartwig Löger

Date of birth: 15 July 1965 in Selzthal (Styria)
Marital status: married with one son and one daughter

Portrait Hartwig Löger / Fotograf: Jakob Glaser © BMF/Wilke


  • Graduated from “Stiftsgymnasium Admont” with GCE A-level qualification, 1983
  • Austrian Federal Army, including Officer Candidates’ School and Pilot Training Entrance Exam, 1984
  • University course: Business Studies in Insurance, Vienna University of Economics, 1987/88
  • Allianz Management Training / International training for management staff 1990
  • IMEA — International management course for executives in insurance and financial services at the University of St. Gallen, 1999-2001

Professional Career 

  • 1987-1988 University course: Business Studies in Insurance, Vienna University of Economics
  • 1999-2001 International Management Course for Executives in Insurance and Financial Services (IMEA), University of St. Gallen
  • 1985-1986 Client relationship manager at AON Jauch & Hübener Versicherungsmakler GmbH, Graz
  • 1989-1996 Head of Sales at Allianz Versicherung AG, Graz
  • 1996-1997 Assistant to the Board at Grazer Wechselseitige Versicherung AG, Graz
  • 1997-2002 Head of Sales at headquarters of Donau Versicherung AG, Vienna
  • 2002-2005 Managing Director of UNIQA International Versicherungs-Holding GmbH, Vienna
  • 2005-2011 Head of Group Exclusive Sales, UNIQA Versicherungen AG, Vienna
  • 2013-2017 Chairman of the Board (CEO) UNIQA Österreich Versicherungen AG

Previous Roles Include

  • UNIQA Osterreich Versicherungen AG, Chairman of the Board
  • UNIQA Insurance Group, Member of Group Executive Board 
  • UNIQA International Versicherungs AG, Chairman of Supervisory Board
  • PremiQaMed Holding GmbH, Chairman of Supervisory Board 
  • Austrian Association of Insurance Companies, Vice-President
  • Austrian Economic Chamber (Federal Department for Banking and Insurance), Deputy Head of Department
  • Sportunion Austria, President
  • Wirtschaft für Integration, Board Member
  • Kurier Aid Austria, Vice-President
  • Kuratorium Sicheres Österreich, Board Member
  • Association of Austrian Expert Lay Judges, Lay judge
  • Kunsthistorisches Museum, President of the Friends of KHM

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