Joint secretariat
National contact points
Managing authority

Joint Secretariat

The JS carries out the day-to-day implementation of the programme. It provides assistance and support to the projects at transnational level and monitors progress made by projects during the implementation phase. It provides as well expertise and assistance to the managing authority, the programme committee and, where appropriate, to the audit authority in carrying out their respective duties. The JS is located in Salzburg and is composed by international staff.

Joint Secretariat

Land Salzburg

Department for Economy, Tourism and Municipalities
Regional Development and EU Regional Policy Unit

Südtiroler Platz 11, Unit 1/01
5010 Salzburg, Austria


Jana Habjan Coudoré

Assessment and monitoring of projects with a focus on innovation, climate change and mobility topics. Contact person for EUSALP action groups 2 and 4. Contact person for the Alpine Convention working group for Transport.

Spoken languages: Slovenian, English, Italian, French.

recruitment pending

Communication manager

Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3711

Strategic development and coordination of the programme’s communication. Support to projects in their communication activities.


Thomas Fleury

Management of the JS team and its activities. Coordination with the other programme bodies. External representation of the programme and relations with the EU strategy for the Alpine region (EUSALP).

Spoken languages: French, English, German, Italian.

Lena Meiser

Support to the programme’s communication and implementation.

Spoken languages: German, English, French. 

Corinna Haitzer

Communication officer and management of ARPAF

Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3756

Support to the programme’s communication. Management of the Alpine Region Preparatory Action Fund (ARPAF).

Spoken languages: German, English.

Nuno Madeira

Assessment and monitoring of projects with a focus on low carbon policies and governance topics. Contact person for EUSALP action groups 1 and 9.

Spoken languages: English, Italian, French. 

Rainer Steindler

Assessment and monitoring of projects with a focus on innovation. Contact person for EUSALP action groups 1, 3 and 5.

Spoken languages: German, English, Italian.

Alpine space contact points

Each Partner State has set up a contact point securing a link between the transnational and national/regional level in programme implementation. The Alpine Space Contact Points serve as a first interlocutor for project applicants and partners in the respective country. They assist you in project development and application and can be contacted for any other information in your language!

Alpine space contact points

Lisa Regina Horn

Bayerisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt und Verbraucherschutz

Referat K26
Förderschwerpunkt Klimaschutz, Förderangelegenheiten der EU

Rosenkavalierplatz 2
D-81925 München

Danijela Kos

Služba Vlade Republike Slovenije za razvoj in evropsko kohezijsko politiko

Regionalna pisarna Štanjel
Regional Office Štanjel
Grad 1a
SI-6222 Štanjel, Slovenija

Martina Bach

ÖROK – Österreichische Raumordnungskonferenz

Fleischmarkt 1
1010 Vienna

Roberto De Marco

Regione Lombardia
Regione Lombardia
DG  Ambiente e Clima
Struttura Cooperazione Territoriale e Ambientale Europea
Palazzo Lombardia
Piazza Città di Lombardia, 1
I-20124 Milano

Sébastien Rieben

ARE – Bundesamt für Raumentwicklung

Worblentalstrasse 66
CH-3063 Ittigen

Lucie Greffier

Conseil Régional Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes

Service Europe, Coopérations européennes et Mobilité

Direction des Relations Internationales

101 Cours Charlemagne
CS 20033
F-69269 LYON CEDEX 2

Henrik Caduff


Phone: +423 236 64 94

Amt für Bau und Infrastruktur

Postfach 682
LI-9490 Vaduz
Fürstentum Liechtenstein

Managing Authority (MA)

The Partner States have appointed the Land of Salzburg, represented by the Department for economy, tourism and communities, Sub-department regional develoment and EU regional policy  to act as Managing Authority (MA). The MA bears the overall responsibility for managing and implementing the Cooperation Programme and acts as an interface between the European Commission and the participating states and regions.

Managing Authority

Amt der Salzburger Landesregierung

Südtiroler Platz 11, Abt. 1/01
5010 Salzburg, Austria

Tel: +43 662 8042 3789
Fax: +43 662 8042 3808 

Christina Bauer

Head of Managing Authority
Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3865

General management of the Alpine Space programme. 

Sabine Kumaus

Technical assistance officer

Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3789

Management of technical assistance, organisation and administration tasks, MA contact point for projects and programme partners.

Christina Bauer

Head of Managing Authority
Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3865

General management of the Alpine Space programme. 

Wolfgang Schrattenecker

Accounting function officer

Phone: +43 (0) 662 8042 3758

ERDF payments to projects and drawing up of payment applications and annual accounts.

Magdalena Friedwagner-Maislinger

Financial management, audits and controls.