Christian Weinberger is currently Senior Adviser for the EU Danube Region Strategy at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Vienna. He is dealing particulalrly with the Business Dimension of the Strategy and how to strengthen it.
Since 1999 he has been working in the European Commission in various areas including the technical harmonisation in the Common Market, Head of Unit for Entrepreneurship and SME policy, and as Adviser dealing with various particular aspects of the EU SME Policy
Before joining the European Commission, Christian Weinberger worked for 10 years with a large multinational corporation in Marketing, Sales, Finance and Special Business Operations in various countries and at European HQ and then co-founded an international SME in Information Technology and was its CEO for 9 years.
Being a native Austrian, Dr. Christian Weinberger holds a Master of Physics in Engineering, an MBA and a Ph.D. in Economics.