The business administration graduate Mag. Gregor Herzog is the CEO of GS1 Austria. The world-wide system of GS1 standards providing unique identifiers forms the basis of electronic business data interchange and is used not only in the consumer goods industry but also in numerous other sectors. Previously, Herzog who is characterized by his focus on objectives and consistency headed the Strategy department of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber and was managing director of the Association of the Hotel Industry and the Recreational Trade Association.
Herzog is experienced in stakeholder management and inter-company co-operation – for example, in the development of industry-wide standards that he considers an existential basis. Since 2018, Gregor Herzog has been a member of the Presidential Council of Austrian Standards. In his free time, the father of three likes to run, mountain-bike and ski.