Marc Faehndrich is Advisor for Economic Governance at the European Commission’s Representation in Vienna since 2012. He is advocating structural reforms for Austria as addressed in the framework of the European Semester in order to improve economic environment for future growth. He defines his work as bridging the remote EU Commission in Brussels with the EU Member State Austria in order to create mutual understanding.
As an experienced EU official, he is already on his second posting to Austria. Previously, he has worked as Policy Officer in Brussels and Deputy Head of Representation at the European Commission in Austria. He has an economic degree and started his career in the pharmaceutical industry.