Team of ERSTE Immobilien KAG

Peter Karl

Mr. Peter Karl
Management Board (CEO)

After completing his jurisprudential education at the University of Vienna, Mr. Karl has been working in the banking sector (real estate investments) since 2001. As a CEO of ERSTE Immobilien KAG since 2007, his area of responsibility includes for example acquisition and funds- and product management.


Franz Gschiegl

Mr. Franz Gschiegl
Management Board

The legal specialist draws upon decades of experience with respect to dealing with the national and international capital markets. Since 2007 Mr. Gschiegl is for example responsible for asset management and risk management. 


Sabine Bayer

Ms. Sabine Bayer
Transaction Management

Ms. Sabine Bayer started her career in a property management company. After her studies at the university of real estate management in Vienna (an university of applied science) she specialized in the area of real estate asset management. Since 2016 she supports the ERSTE Immobilien KAG in the departement Transaction Management.

Markus Brunner

Mr. Markus Brunner
Authorised Officer / Legal

After completing a study of law, Mr. Brunner started his career at one of the largest Austrian real estate management companies, where he gained experiences with respect to the real estate sector. After subsequent years in the banking sector he eventually joined Erste Group and now leads ERSTE Immobilien KAG´s legal departement.


Hülya Cayir (Konacoglu)

Mrs. Hülya Cayir (Konagoclu)
Asset Management

Mrs. Cayir started her career as a real estate agent specializing in commercial real estate. She studied real estate management on FH Wien University of Applied Sciences. After nine years of national and international brokerage, she became Asset Manager in an international investment group with focus on real estate in Europe. Since 2015, she has been owner's representative for Austrian properties at ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Karin Derntl

Ms. Karin Derntl
Asset Management

After graduating in law in Vienna, she gained experience in real estate through years of activity in major Austrian property management companies, as well as in the legal department of a publicly traded company. Since 2016 Ms. Derntl supports the team of Asset management in the ERSTE Immobilien KAG, where she is responsible for properties in Austria as owner’s representative.

Marielle Ginzel

Ms. Marielle Ginzel
Asset Management

Ms Ginzel is currently studying real estate management at FH Wien University of Applied Sciences. She began her career in a real estate company for commercial real estate in Vienna. In 2014 she joined a group of companies which specializes in "High Streets" properties in Vienna. Since 2016, she has been owner's representative for Austrian properties at ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Eveline Gratzer

Ms. Eveline Gratzer
Product Management

Mrs. Gratzer started in 2002 in the family of ERSTE Bank Group. After graduation in real estate management in Vienna she has been concentrated in the field of closed ended funds. Since June 2010 she is been working for ERSTE Immobilien KAG as a productmanager, specialized in sales support and investor relations.

Antonia Gsellmann

Ms. Antonia Gsellmann
Legal / Transaction Management

Ms. Gsellmann is currently studying the Master’s Degree "Real Estate - Investment and Valuation" for working professionals at the Vienna University of Technology. She began her professional career at a property management company in the year 2014. When Ms. Gsellmann entered the company in 2016 she supported the "Transaction Management" and "Legal" department as a secretary. Since the year 2017 she emphasizes her support in the department of "Legal“ and supports the department “Transaction Management” as well in terms of project development and the purchase of already existing properties.

Irene Hanzl (Ernst)

Ms. Irene Hanzl (Ernst)

Mrs. Hanzl started her career at the ERSTE Bank Group as an Account Manager for all Sparkassen in Lower Austria and afterwards she was supporting the head of department as an assistant. Since 2014 she also supports the Teams of Asset Management as well as Risk Management and assists managing director Dr. Franz Gschiegl.

Brita Hombrecher

Ms. Brita Hombrecher
Authorised Officer/Asset Management

Brita Hombrecher joined our group in April 2013 and is head of the asset management  team. She started her career at one large real estate companies in Austria. She moves then to an Austrian bank, where she filled several positions with international focus in real estate division. Brita Hombrecher holds a degree in law from Vienna University.

Marlene Kamper

Ms. Marlene Kamper
Asset Management

After graduating from her studies with specialization in real estate management in 2010, Ms. Kamper started her professional career with a business consultancy for small and medium enterprises. In 2011, she switched to our group. There she started to work in real estate development. Since 2013, she has been owner's representative for properties in Austria and Germany for the ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Alexandra Kerschbaum

Ms. Alexandra Kerschbaum
Product Management

Ms. Kerschbaum started her career in 2001 in the austrian banking sector, where she dealt with the areas investor relations and product management of real estate investments such as the open-ended real estate fund. Since the year 2007 she is responsible for the product management of ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Dieter Kerschbaum

Mr. Dieter Kerschbaum
Press Relations

Mr. Dieter Kerschbaum studied political science, journalism and communication science. He is press relations officer of ERSTE Immobilien KAG and ERSTE-SPARINVEST KAG and has many years of experience in public relations.

Alexander Kornfeld

Mr. Alexander Kornfeld
Transaction Management

Mr. Kornfeld started his career as real estate expert at a real estate company that operates throughout Europe. Since the year 2010 he is part of of ERSTE Immobilien KAG co-responsible for the acquisition of existing properties as well as real estate developments in Austria and Germany. Since 2016 Mr. Kornfeld is head of the transaction management team.

Erwin Krammer

Mr. Erwin Krammer
Retail sales

He studied economics and since 2008 he is part of the Austrian Savings Banks Group responsible for the sales of funds of ERSTE Immobilien KAG and ERSTE-SPARINVEST KAG. He has a long-term experience and a high level of expertise  (since 1990) in the area of investment management. Furthermore he holds a degree of the European Financial Planning Association (EFPA).

Jan Marek

Mr. Jan Marek
Risk Management and Controlling

Mr. Marek studied International Financial Management with focus on risk management, controlling and capital market law at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (Germany). Before joining ERSTE Immobilien KAG he has gained experience in finance and controlling. Since  2015, Mr. Marek supports the team of ERSTE Immobilien KAG in risk management and compliance issues.

Martina Moschner

Mrs. Martina Moschner
Fund Management

Graduate in business administration at Vienna University of Economics and Business, Mrs. Moschner has been operating in the banking sector since 2010. Prior to her change into the fund management of open-ended real estate investment funds of ERSTE Immobilien KAG she was engaged in the field of fund accounting of Erste Group Bank AG.

Petra Moser

Mrs. Petra Moser
Asset Management

Ms. Moser started her career as a real-estate agent in a large Austrian real estate agency. In 2009 she became Asset Manager at a publicly traded company where she managed properties in Austria, Germany and Luxembourg. Having joined ERSTE Immobilien KAG in September 2013 as Asset Manager she is owner's representative for properties in Austria
and Germany.

Martin Mörixbauer

Mr. Martin Mörixbauer
Transaction Management

Mr. Mörixbauer graduated in civil engineering with a focus on construction industry and building construction at the Vienna University of Technology. Before joining ERSTE Immobilien KAG, he gained professional experience as a project manager in the field of building planning. Since 2017, he supports the transaction management department in terms of real estate transactions and project developments. Furthermore, Mr. Mörixbauer is in charge of examination and implementation of sustainability criteria for the ERSTE responsible property fund.

Simone Pesau-Horowitz

Mrs. Simone Pesau-Horowitz
Staff unit legislation

After completing a study of law, Mrs. Pesau-Horowitz started her career at a project development company. Here she gained experiences with respect to the real estate sector with focus on project development. In 2006 she joined Erste Group (real estate law Austria/CEE). Since 2015 she supports the ERSTE Immobilien KAG in legal issues.

Christine Pauker

Ms. Christine Pauker

After 26 years banking experience in an Austrian bank in the divisions Multinational Department, Corporate Planning & Finance, Controlling and Sales Management Mrs. Christine Pauker joined our team in May 2017. She supports the CEO Mr. Peter Karl and the teams Fund Management, Product Management, Transaction Management and Legal.

Thomas Puschnig

Mr. Thomas Puschnig
Prokura* and Fund Management

After studying commercial science Mr. Puschnig has been working in the banking business (main focus real estate investments and  financings) since 2001. With the launch of open-end real estate investment funds in Austria in the year 2003 Mr. Puschnig´s area of expertise was expanded by the sector fund management. Since 2008 he is fund manager of ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Julia Schorm

Mrs. Julia Schorm
Fund ManagementFund Management

During her studies in spatial studies and real estate management, Mrs. Schorm gained first working experiences in the field of property management. After completing her courses successfully she continued the master's programme in real estate management and currently she is supporting the team of the Erste Immobilien KAG.

Alina Stany

Mrs. Alina Stany
Asset Management

Ms. Stany is currently studying the Master’s Degree Real Estate Management at FH Wien University of Applied Sciences. She began her career in 2012 at a real estate company in Vienna. At the beginning Ms. Stany supported the ERSTE Immobilien KAG in the area of Asset and Fund Management. Since 2015 she has been owner's representative for Austrian properties at ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

Sebastian Sturmer

Mr. Sebastian Sturmer
Risk Management / Compliance

After finishing his studies in business administration and business education, Sebastian started his banking career in 2009. Thanks to his majors in International and Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship he had the opportunity to take over responsibilities in international banks in areas such as Institutional Sales, Human Resource Management, Multinational Corporates and Portfolio & Pricing Management. Sebastian joined ERSTE Immobilien KAG as a Risk and Compliance Manager in January 2017.

Stefan Süschetz

Mr. Stefan Süschetz
Risk Management / Compliance

Mr. Süschetz has studied Executive Management at the FHWien University of Applied Sciences of WKW with focus on Strategic and Operational Management; Financials; Controlling; Project-, Process- and Risk Management as well as Commercial Law. He has gathered experience in financial services sector since 2003 and has been responsible for development of risk and compliance management systems in the course of his career. Mr. Süschetz works for ERSTE Immobilien KAG since 2013. He is currently head of the department Risk Management & Compliance.

Christina Weisshappel

Ms. Christina Weisshappel
Product Management

Ms. Weisshappel started her career in the Erste Bank Group. She spent 3 years in Vienna as a subsidiary customer consultant. November 2010, she moved to the ERSTE Immobilien KAG. Since June 2017, she has been active in product management at ERSTE Immobilien KAG.

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Important legal information

This document is an advertisement. All data is sourced from ERSTE Immobilien Kapitalanlagegesellschaft m.b.H. unless indicated otherwise. Our languages of communication are German and English.

The “fund prospectus Information for Investors pursuant to § 21 AIFMG” (fund prospectus) and the simplified prospectus are prepared by ERSTE Immobilien KAG and published in “Amtsblatt zur Wiener Zeitung” in accordance with the provisions of the Alternative Investment Funds Manager Act (Alternative Investment Funds Manager-Gesetz, AIFMG, Federal Law Gazette No. 135/2013)  in connection with the Real Estate Investment Fund Act (Immobilien-Investmentfondsgesetz/ImmoInvFG) Federal Law Gazette BGBI No.80/2003 in the currently amended version.

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