Walter Fraissler was CIO at VERBUND and Head of IT and Organisation at its Shared Services Center from July 2010 to June 2018. In that period he was successful in integrating several mergers, dealing with restructuring projects during the crisis years, and transforming IT into a bimodal organisation.
In addition Walter Fraissler has been one of the driving forces in constituting the Austrian Energy CERT as a service for approximately 20 Austrian electricity and gas utilities; he was appointed deputy chairman for this consortium.
Since July 2018 Walter Fraissler has been serving as Head of Information Security and Organisation for VERBUND as a group.
VERBUND is Austria’s leading electricity company and one of the largest producers of hydropower electricity in Europe.