Speaker Announcement: Walter Oblin, Österreichische Post
Walter Oblin (born 1969) graduated in Mechanical Engineering and Business Economics at Graz University of Technology and also holds a Master of Science in Industrial Administration from Purdue University in Indiana (USA).
Walter Oblin began his professional career as consultant with McKinsey & Company in 1994. In 2000 he was elected Partner and assumed management responsibilities in McKinsey’s Austrian Office as well as in the Firm’s global Transport, Infrastructure and Logistics Sector. In 2008 Walter joined the Executive Board of SorTech AG, a German renewable energy technology company.
In late 2009, he assumed the position of Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development at Austrian Post. In July 2012 Walter Oblin assumed the position of CFO and as member of the Executive Board of Austrian Post where – in addition to the traditional finance agendas – he is also responsible for legal, group real estate, group purchasing and group IT.
On 1.1.2019 Walter Oblin was appointed Deputy-CEO of Austrian Post and, assumed responsibility for the Letter & Advertising Mail business segment in addition to his existing agendas.
Furthermore, he is currently president of the CFO Club Austria, an association of finance directors of Austria’s largest companies.
Walter Oblin is married and is the father of three children.