About us

The AUAEA was founded in 2003 to promote and maintain bilateral relations, the economic as well as the cultural exchange between Austria and the United Arab Emirates.

The Austria - United Arab Emirates Association is member of the Federation of Austrian-Foreign Societies (PaN, Partner of all Nations).

Vision & Goals


Member Companies


C-QUADRAT is an international asset manager which seeks to realise continuous and sustainable growth for its investors. C-QUADRAT operates in 19 countries and since 2014 also in Dubai.


Based in Austria, HALLMANN HOLDING has been involved in the development and adaptation of high-quality real-estate projects in Austria, Europe and worldwide and as an investor for 20 years.

The Board

In this section, we introduce the members of our board!


.. vacant at the moment ..


Walter Josef Gerbautz

Walter Josef GERBAUTZ

General Secretary

Member of Board of PaN

Abdelhadi Abdelwahid ALKHAJAJ, UAE ambassador
Hans NIESSL, state governor
Walter HILDEBRAND Senior
Alexius GÖSCHL
Thomas GRAF
Christian J. KOIDL
Gustav ORTNER Deputy General Secretary
Richard FRÖHLICH Treasurer
Gabriele STOWASSER Secretary
Omar AL RAWI Functionary
Anton GAAL Functionary
Günther GRANSER Functionary
Theodor KANITZER Functionary
Mouddar KHOUJA Functionary
Johannes PINCZOLITS Functionary
Robert SCHNEIDER Functionary
Otto SCHWETZ Functionary
Robert TAUBER Functionary
Gertrud TAUCHAMMER Functionary
Hubertus THONHAUSER Functionary
Martin GROSS Advisory Board Member
Doris Maria KOFLER Advisory Board Member
Wolfgang WENINGER Advisory Board Member
Friedrich SCHWANK

Austria & United Arab Emirates: Geographic, demographic and economic comparison

Photos of Events

Here you can find photos of our recent events

All Photos
UAE Delegation
Board Meeting
National Day
Bilateral Events

Benefits of the Membership

burj al arab

Contact In case you have questions, please contact us. We are happy to help!

Austria - United Arab Emirates Association

Offenlegung gemäß §§ 24, 25 Mediengesetz und Informationen gemäß § 5 ECG

Purpose of the club: Maintain bilateral relations between Austria and the United Arab Emirates.

Club's Board

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About us

The AUAEA was founded in 2003 to promote and maintain bilateral relations between Austria and the United Arab Emirates.


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