was elected Vice-President of the Assembly at the 2008 Astana Annual Session and re-elected in 2011. He previously served as Rapporteur of the First General Committee.
He was first elected to the Parliament of Austria in 1995 and has been a Member of the Austrian Delegation to the OSCE PA since 1996. As such, he has been particularly active in the Assembly’s election observation activities. In his work with the Assembly, Mr. Grossruck has visited OSCE missions in Serbia and Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo. With a background in insurance, he is also active in municipal politics and is Mayor of Grieskirchen.