Christian Kirchengast

is part of Team Austria at the International Football Institute in Vienna. As Assistant Manager Austria, he is jointly responsible for the areas of training and further education, sales and marketing. His tasks include the conception, implementation and execution of training and further education measures, their marketing and event management as well as the distribution or sale of the in-house products & services.

Academic career

  • 2002-2009:Master’s degree in International Business Administration (focus on “International Marketing” & “Organization”) at the University of Vienna in Vienna (incl. one year of ERASMUS study abroad in the academic year 2005/2006 at the University of Valencia, Spain)

  • October 20 14 – June 2015 : Master in Management of sports organizations at the Politechnical University of Valencia (Spain)

Seestadtstraße 27, 1220 Wien

Work experience/

  • 2010-2012 : Sales trainee at XXXLutz Austria (Branch Brunn/Gebirge)

  • 2012:Sales Manager Furniture of a XXXLutz branch(Wels branch)

  • 2012-2014:Marketing Manager for XXXLutz Sweden & XXXLutz Czech Republicat the Group headquarters in Wels

  • 2015-2018: Social-Media- & Content-Koordinator forMöbelixAustria in der Konzernzentrale in Wels

  • 2018-2020: Project management at Content-Garden in Vienna

  • 2017 2021: in a managerial position at FAC Vienna(initially as authorised signatory, most of the time as managing director)

  • since September 2022: Member of the Board of FAC Vienna, responsible for women’s football