Dr. Richard Company Group
Mag. Dr. Ludwig Richard
President of the Dr. Richard company group
In 2005, Dr. Richard took over all responsibilities as Managing Director of Dr. Richard company group.
Dr. Richard took over activities (focus on IT departments) in his father's travel agencies and in his grandfather's bus company in 1988. After completing his studies in business administration, Dr. Richard also took over the management of Dr. Richard Lower Austria (formerly Bajer Bus Verkehrsbetriebe). In 2007, he received his PhD (dissertation topic: "revenue distribution in public passenger and regional transport", ISBN 978-3-940333-15-5)
Ing. Mag.(FH) Johann Strasser
Since 2010 Mr. Strasser is the technical director for the group of companies. His duties include purchasing, fleet management, workshop management and construction projects of the group.
His automotive and mechanical engineering education as well as the technical college for management and operational management have prepared Mr. Strasser optimally for the position as deputy technical plant manager which he took over in 2004.
Mag. Werner Gumprecht
General Manager & Department Head
DI Bernhard Weber
General Manager & Department Head
Mag. Nadine Eder
Operations Manager of Coaches in Salzburg
Department Head of line traffic Albus Salzburg
Since 2016, Mr. Arnhold is Managing Director of Albus München GmbH.
After successfully completing his training as a logistics manager and receiving his technical diploma for economics and administration, Mr. Arnhold took over as chauffer service manager with the company Anton Graf GmbH. From 2000 to 2010, Mr. Arnhold was operating manager of Autobus Oberbayern, before going into sales and logistics at München Pellets.
Mr. Varcin has been General Manager of Dr. Richard Schweiz GmbH since 2007.
Mr. Varcin gained valuable experience working as the assistant to the Managing Director at the travel coach company Mürset AG from 2002 to 2007. In addition to his activities there, received a degree in business economics at the University of Applied Sciences in Zurich in 2006.
Mr. Oberrauner has been the general manager of the Villach transport company Kowatsch GmbH since 2008. He and his team in Villach sell not only bus services, but also catalogue trips.
Mr. Oberrauner started working at Kowatsch (then still known as Südburg Kärnten) in 1994. In 1999, he became operating manager of Südburg Kärnten and in 2007, he was promoted to head of tourism at Kowatsch.
In 2004, Mr. Puller took over all transport network agendas for Watzke GmbH & Co KG. He is in charge of all affairs in occasional and regular services.
Mr. Puller has been working in the bus industry since 1977. Since 1982, he has taken on various different positions, mainly in Styria, but also in Vienna, Lower Austria, Burgenland, Salzburg and Carinthia.
Mr. Krammer is the general manager of Südburg. He is also in charge of the office in Oberwart.
Mr. Krammer has been with Südburg since 1973. First his job was dispatcher, and since 1986 he is an authorized officer of the Südburg Auto-Betriebs-GesmbH & Co KG. In 2006 he took over all tasks of the managing director for the rental car traffic of the company Südburg.
Mr. Obernberger is in charge of the Dr. Richard group's finance department since 2011.
He obtained his degree for Business Education from the Economic University in Vienna in 2007, but has been part of the Dr. Richard family since 2005, first in controlling/IT, and later in the finance department.
Libor Bures has managed the real estate department at Dr. Richard since 2014.
He was Managing Director of the Automobillogistik International in Austria, Germany the Czech Republic and Slovakia for more than 11 years. After that, Dr. Richard won him over as Operations manager Slovakia and then as Operations Manager for Dr Richard limousines and minibuses.