Chair, Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding AG
Franz Mayr-Melnhof-Saurau is owner of the largest privately forest enterprise in Austria. One of the branch is the development of technical forestry equipment (eg. cable cars).
Furthermore, he invests in the sawmill and timber producing group Mayr-Melnhof Holz Hold-ing AG. Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding AG has 8 production and processing locations in Austria, Germany, the Czech Republic and Russia. It employs around 1,600 people. Franz Mayr-Melnhof-Saurau is the Deputy Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding AG.
Since 2006 he has been a member of the board of the Industriellenvereinigung Steiermark.