In May 2017, Rainer Gunz was appointed Vice President Business Optimization and Supply Chain. Rainer Gunz held the position of Borealis Director Polyolefin Business Finance since 2013.
Rainer Gunz joined Borealis as Director Internal Audit in 2011, coming from a secondment in NOVA Chemicals / Canada where he was member of the NOVA management board and held the position of Senior Vice President Business Development.
Before that time, Rainer held several leadership position in the areas of Controlling and Business Finance in PCD Polymere, Borealis and OMV.
He holds a Master and a PhD in business administration, both from the University of Linz in Austria, as well as an MBA from the Österreichisches Controller Institut Vienna.
An Austrian citizen, he is married and has two children.