Deputy Head, Wiener Linien Metro Operations Division
Thomas Kritzer joined Wiener Linien in 2004 and is the Head of the Division Tramway operation. He is with his division responsible for managing operations on 28 tram lines with about 1500 staff members. The division is doing plannings and preparations for Wiener Linien´s tramway operation, as well as being in charge for operational duties, documentation and evaluation of the quality of service. The responsibilities also include strategic development of the division and mode and, together with other departments, further development of tram lines and the future of mobility at Wiener Linien.
He was a member of the UITP Security Commission from 2008-2017, was its Vice-Chairman 2009-2011 and was its Chairman from 2011-2015.