Markus Mitterrutzner, born in 1972, has been with the SIGNA Group since 2003. He has years of experience in the marketing and communications sector. Before SIGNA he headed up the office of the Vice-Chancellor of the Republic of Austria. Mr. Mitterrutzner has been Managing Director of SIGNA Luxury Collection since 2012, and in this role has been responsible, among other things, for the conception, development and marketing of SIGNA Luxury Hotels. He also has extensive experience in hotel management.