Schweighofer Group, AT
Head of Compliance and Sustainability, Schweighofer Group
Since March 2017 Mr. Proschek-Hauptmann is Head of Compliance and Sustainability in the Schweighofer Group. He is responsible for strengthening the group’s compliance and sustainability agenda as well as for further engaging in dialogue with external stakeholders. Prior to his engagement with the Schweighofer Group, Proschek-Hauptmann was Managing Director of the Austrian Umbrella Association of Environmental NGOs (Umweltdachverband) and also served as a long standing member of the Board of Directors of the forest certification organization PEFC International. He is a biologist by training and has been actively engaged in the environmental, NGO and sustainability fields ever since he embarked on his career.
The Science-Stakeholder Dialogue will stimulate exchange of scientific knowledge and the stakeholders’ perspective on bioeconomy. The dialogue will be introduced by a Science Keynote by Maartje J. Klapwijk, reporting back from the scientific sessions followed by a discussion with five panelists from policy, industry and CSOs.