Andreas Ramharter (1961) graduated from the secondary technical and vocational school for electrical engineering in Wiener Neustadt, Austria. He started his professional career with Elin Union AG in international power plant construction. In 1988, he held various positions in project execution in the OMV Group. In 1989, he established his own engineering office, which he built up successfully, mainly by completing service contracts in the refinery and plant engineering sector. In 1997, he co-founded Tecon Engineering, which in 2006 became part of the ILF Group. In 2007, Andreas Ramharter joined ILF’s Group Management Board. As a Regional Group Director he is in charge of managing a number of ILF companies around the globe. Andreas Ramharter is married and has three grown-up children. In his spare time, he serves as the mayor of his hometown community of Leobersdorf in Lower Austria.