On 11.05.2017, Peter J. Oswald took over as Chief Executive Officer of the Mondi Group. At the same time, he will be appointed as a member of the sustainable development committee and the social and ethics committee.
Oswald began his career with Deutsche Bank and the automotive company KTM. He joined the Frantschach Group in 1992 as the head of internal audit, later becoming corporate controller.
After serving as Chief Executive of the bag and flexibles business from 1995 to 2001, he was appointed chief executive of Mondi Packaging Europe in 2002, leading its subsequent integration with Frantschach into the new Mondi packaging division. Having held a number of senior executive roles within Mondi, Peter was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Europe & International Division in January 2008. He was a non-executive director of Telekom Austria AG between 2008 and 2014 and of MIBA AG between 2014 and 2015. He was the chairman of the supervisory board of OMV AG between 2015 and 2016.
Peter J. Oswald graduated in law from the University of Vienna and in business administration from the WU-Vienna Business School.