Eric Savoye is Sector Manager at “ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA”, Austria’s trade promotion agency (TPO), which was awarded “best TPO of the year” by the International Trade Center in Geneva. He coordinates the global activities of more than 110 offices of “ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA” in the following sectors: automotive, metals, plastics, paper, packaging, electronics, machinery and plant engineering. He designed and implemented the “Strategy Project Automotive”, an initiative helping Austrian automotive suppliers to develop a successful internationalisation strategy. He was the Deputy General Manager at the Management Club, Austria’s leading leadership organisation and worked as a political consultant at Österreichischer Wirtschaftsbund (Austrian SME-Union). He worked ten years as the Marketing Manager at ICC Austria (International Chamber of Commerce) where he was responsible for lobbying, membership-services and public relations. He holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Economics in Vienna. He is fluent in French, English and German.