Patrick Ager (Austria) was appointed ECSA Secretary General in 2015. Prior, Mr. Ager served as directing manager of the designforum Salzburg and as Secretary General of ECSA from 2010-2014. Mr. Ager also worked at the Austrian Foreign Ministry on EU budgetary affairs and as Research Fellow at the Parliamentary Assembly of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE). He holds a post-graduate MA in UK, EU and US Copyright Law from the Centre of European Law, King’s College London and an MA in Political Science from the University of Vienna. Patrick Ager is a native German-speaker and fluent in English and French.