Urs Weber, general secretary of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Austria, discusses the role of the chamber as a networking facilitator between Austrian and Swiss companies as well as the similarities and differences between both countries’ business cultures. Furthermore, he explains what makes Austria an attractive investment destination and how this compares to other parts of Europe. What is the role of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in Austria?
"The government and companies present in Austria are able to leverage upon the high education levels of the Austrian population. It has implications in terms of research and innovation, which in turn can only benefit Austria."