Business Development Manager EU Affairs, ESRI

Guenther Pichler holds a degree in Mathematics and IT from the University of Technology in Graz, Austria. For more than 30 years he has held different positions with GIS software vendors including technical support, product management, sales, account management and business development. From 2002 to 2006 he served as Director Business Development Europe for the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) with a focus on encouraging the take-up and adoption of OGC standards in Europe. Since 2006, he is Business Development Manager at Esri with the specific remit of strengthening the relationship with the European Commission and other European Community agencies and bodies.