Österreichische Post AG – Corporateinformation

Austrian Post is the country’s leading logistics and postal service provider and is firmly focused on the very highest quality and customer orientation. As a part of Austria’s critical infrastructure, Austrian Post is responsible for ensuring security of supply within the country. The company’s services range from the transportation of traditional letter mail to addressed and unaddressed direct mail items to parcels and express mail items. Austrian Post also offers other logistics solutions, as well as a variety of value-added services, such as the transport of valuable goods and cash, webshop logistics and webshop infrastructure. In addition to postal and telecommunications services, the most extensive branch network in Austria also offers financial services.

Business purpose:

  1. To provide services and create the necessary conditions in the following areas:
    a) all postal, parcel and logistics services,
    b) financial services, especially those in line with the Postal Savings Bank Act (Federal Law Gazette 458/1969) as amended,
    c) communications and information technology in automated data processing and in-formation engineering;
    d) other commercial services, provided that the responsibilities listed under a) to c) are not impeded thereby, especially the trading and sales of any kind of goods.
  2. Purchasing holdings in companies and businesses as well as managing such holdings, including purchasing and selling holdings in Austria and abroad

This includes planning, creating, maintaining and operating infrastructure facilities for the above-mentioned purposes. The company may engage in all transactions and actions that it deems necessary or useful for the business purpose, especially including areas of activity that are similar or useful to the business purpose. In addition, the company may purchase or sell property for building subsidiaries in Austria and abroad.

Legal form: Public limited company under Austrian law
Company register: 180219d
Commercial register court: Commercial court Vienna
Chamber membership: Economic Chamber
VAT ID: ATU46674503
Year of incorporation: 1999
Owners: 52.8% ÖBIB, 47.2% free float (as of October 2020)
Regulatory authority: RTR Rundfunk & Telekom Regulierungs-GmbH
Turnover 2019: 2,021.6 mio. EUR
Employees 2019: 20,338 full-time employees

Management board:
Georg Pölzl – CEO, Chairman of the Management Board
Walter Oblin – Deputy CEO, Mail & Finance
Peter Umundum – Member of the Management Board, Parcels & Logistics

Supervisory board:
Edith Hlawati Chairwoman
Maximilian Schnödl, Deputy Chairman 
Huberta Gheneff
Felicia Kölliker
Peter E. Kruse
Chris E. Muntwyler
Sigrid Stagl
Stefan Szyszkowitz, Financial Expert

Appointed to the supervisory board by the staff committee:
Helmut Köstinger
Richard Köhler
Maria Klima
Manfred Wiedner