Günther Rabensteiner receives high accolade for services to the OVE

5/25/2009Wien

Gunter Kappacher, current president of the Austrian Electrotechnical Association (OVE) and member of the board of Siemens AG Austria, bestowed a high honour from the OVE on Günther Rabensteiner, chairman of the board of VERBUND-Austrian Power Trading AG, in the form of the OVE award.

Rabensteiner received the award for his special services in the reorientation and internationalization of the OVE in the course of his presidency from 2005-2008, and as president of the European umbrella organization EUREL 2007.

With its more than 2000 members, the OVE represents the Austrian electricity industry (energy providers, electrical trade and industry) as well as being the professional body for all electrical engineers.