Minister of Finance
Bundesminister für Finanzen
Incumbent
Eduard Müller

since 3 June 2019
Ministry of Finance
StyleMr. Federal minister
(formal)
Member ofFederal Government
Council of Ministers
NominatorPolitical parties
AppointerThe President
on advice of the Chancellor
Constituting instrumentConstitution of Austria
First holderOtto Steinwender
first Republic
Georg Zimmermann
second Republic
WebsiteOfficial website

The Minister of Finance of Austria (German: Bundesminister für Finanzen) heads the Ministry of Finance.

Ministers

First Republic

No. Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term Political Party Government
Took office Left office[a] Duration
1
Steinwender, OttoOtto Steinwender [de]
(1847–1921)
30 October 191815 March 1919136 daysDNPRenner I
2
Jukel, CarlJoseph Schumpeter
(1883–1950)
15 March 191917 October 1919216 daysIndependentRenner II
3
Reisch, RichardRichard Reisch [de]
(1866–1938)
17 October 191920 November 19201 year, 34 daysIndependentRenner III
Mayr I
4
Grimm, FerdinandFerdinand Grimm [de]
(1869–1948)
20 November 19207 October 1921321 daysIndependentMayr II
Schober I
5
Gürtler, AlfredAlfred Gürtler
(1875–1933)
7 October 192110 May 1922215 daysCSSchober III
-
Schober, JohannJohann Schober
(1874–1932)
Acting
10 May 192231 May 192221 daysIndependentSchober II
6
Ségur, AugustAugust Ségur-Cabanac [de]
(1881–1931)
31 May 192214 November 1922167 daysCSSeipel I
7
Kienböck, ViktorViktor Kienböck [de]
(1873–1956)
14 November 192220 November 19242 years, 6 daysCSSeipel I–II–III
8
Ahrer, JakobJakob Ahrer [de]
(1888–1962)
20 November 192415 January 19261 year, 56 daysCSRamek I
9
Kollmann, JosefJosef Kollmann [de]
(1868–1951)
15 January 192620 October 1926278 daysCSRamek II
(7)
Kienböck, ViktorViktor Kienböck [de]
(1873–1956)
20 October 19264 May 19292 years, 196 daysCSSeipel IV–II
10
Mittelberger, JohannJohann Josef Mittelberger [de]
(1879–1963)
4 May 192926 September 1929145 daysCSStreeruwitz
Schober, JohannJohann Schober
(1874–1932)
Acting
26 September 192916 October 192920 daysIndependentSchober III
11
Juch, OttoOtto Juch [de]
(1876–1964)
16 October 192920 June 19311 year, 247 daysIndependentSchober III
Vaugoin
Ender
12
Redlich, JosefJosef Redlich [de]
(1869–1936)
20 June 19315 October 1931107 daysIndependentBuresch I
13
Buresch, KarlKarl Buresch
(1878–1936)
5 October 193116 October 193111 daysCSBuresch I
14
Weidenhoffer, EmanuelEmanuel Weidenhoffer [de]
(1878–1939)
16 October 193116 May 19331 year, 212 daysCSBuresch II
Dollfuss I
(13)
Buresch, KarlKarl Buresch
(1878–1936)
16 May 193317 October 19352 years, 154 daysCS
VF
Dollfuss I–II
Schuschnigg I
15
Draxler, LudwigLudwig Draxler
(1896–1972)
17 October 19353 November 19361 year, 17 daysVFSchuschnigg I–II–III
16
Neumayer, RudolfRudolf Neumayer [de]
(1887–1977)
3 November 193613 March 19381 year, 130 daysVF
NSDAP
Schuschnigg III–II
Seyss-Inquart

Second Republic

No. Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term Political Party Government
Took office Left office[a] Duration
1
Zimmermann, GeorgGeorg Zimmermann [de]
(1897–1958)
20 December 19458 November 19493 years, 323 daysIndependentRenner IV
Figl I
2
Margarétha, EugenEugen Margarétha [de]
(1885–1963)
8 November 194923 January 19522 years, 76 daysÖVPFigl II
3
Kamitz, ReinhardReinhard Kamitz [de]
(1907–1993)
23 January 195217 June 19608 years, 146 daysIndependentFigl II–II
Raab I–II–III
4
Heilingsetzer, EduardEduard Heilingsetzer [de]
(1905–1997)
17 June 196011 April 1961298 daysÖVPRaab III–II
5
Klaus, JosefJosef Klaus
(1910–2001)
11 April 196127 March 19631 year, 350 daysÖVPGorbach I
6
Korinek, FranzFranz Korinek [de]
(1907–1985)
27 March 19632 April 19641 year, 6 daysÖVPGorbach II
7
Schmitz, WolfgangWolfgang Schmitz [de]
(1923–2008)
2 April 196419 January 19683 years, 292 daysÖVPKlaus I–II
8
Koren, StephanStephan Koren [de]
(1919–1988)
19 January 196821 April 19702 years, 92 daysÖVPKlaus II
9
Androsch, HannesHannes Androsch
(born 1938)
21 April 197020 January 198110 years, 274 daysSPÖKreisky I–II–III–IV
10
Salcher, HerbertHerbert Salcher [de]
(born 1929)
20 January 198110 September 19843 years, 234 daysSPÖKreisky IV
Sinowatz
11
Vranitzky, FranzFranz Vranitzky
(born 1937)
10 September 198416 June 19861 year, 279 daysSPÖSinowatz
12
Lacina, FerdinandFerdinand Lacina
(born 1942)
16 June 19866 April 19958 years, 294 daysSPÖSinowatz
Vranitzky I–II–III–IV
13
Staribacher, AndreasAndreas Staribacher [de]
(born 1957)
6 April 19953 January 1996272 daysSPÖVranitzky IV
Klima, ViktorViktor Klima
(born 1947)
Acting
3 January 199612 March 199669 daysSPÖVranitzky IV
14
Klima, ViktorViktor Klima
(born 1947)
12 March 199628 January 1997322 daysSPÖVranitzky V
15
Edlinger, RudolfRudolf Edlinger
(born 1940)
28 January 19974 February 20003 years, 7 daysSPÖKlima
16
Grasser, KarlKarl-Heinz Grasser
(born 1969)
Non-partisan from 2003
4 February 200011 January 20076 years, 341 daysFPÖ
Independent
Schüssel I–II
17
Molterer, WilhelmWilhelm Molterer
(born 1955)
11 January 20072 December 20081 year, 326 daysÖVPGusenbauer
18
Pröll, JosefJosef Pröll
(born 1968)
2 December 200821 April 20112 years, 140 daysÖVPFaymann I
19
Fekter, MariaMaria Fekter
(born 1956)
21 April 201116 December 20132 years, 239 daysÖVPFaymann I
20
Spindelegger, MichaelMichael Spindelegger
(born 1959)
16 December 20131 September 2014259 daysÖVPFaymann II
21
Schelling, HansHans Jörg Schelling
(born 1953)
1 September 201418 December 20173 years, 108 daysÖVPFaymann II
Kern
22
Löger, HartwigHartwig Löger
(born 1965)
18 December 20173 June 20191 year, 167 daysÖVPKurz
23
Müller, EduardEduard Müller
(born 1962)
3 June 2019Incumbent189 daysIndependentBierlein

See also

Notes

  1. ^ a b Based on when the successor took office

References