Michael Ludwig

Austrian politician Michael Ludwig has been mayor of Vienna since 2018. He was born on 3 April 1961 in Vienna and holds a degree in political sciences and history from the University of Vienna. Ludwig also serves as the chairman of the SPO Vienna (the local branch of the Austrian Social Democratic Party). He has served as a city councilor in Vienna since January 2007 and was second vice-mayor and deputy governor of Vienna from March 2009 to October 2010.


Michael Häupl

Mayor and governor of Vienna is Michael Häupl. He was born in Altlengbach in 1949. He obtained a PhD in Biology and Zoology at the University of Vienna and worked as an academic assistant at the National Museum of Natural History. In 1983 he became a member of the Vienna Municipal Council and in 1988 a municipal councilor for environment and sport. In 1994 he was elected mayor of Vienna, and since then his work has included the development of the city's infrastructure, the health...