Willy Van Riet is CFO of Wienerberger AG since 2007. After receiving his Master Degree in Business Economics from the University of Ghent, Willy Van Riet started his career as an auditor and subsequently senior manager with Price Waterhouse Coopers in Belgium. In his function of Senior Manager he was responsible for the Set-up of Corporate Finance department for Waterhouse Coopers.
He has been active in the building materials sector since 1993, first as Chief Financial Officer of Terca Brick Industries and later Koramic Building Products. In 2004 he took over the management of Wienerberger Limited in Great Britain. Willy Van Riet has been Chief Financial Officer of Wienerberger AG since April 1, 2007. He is married and lives in Vienna with his wife. He has a daughter and a son.