Up until February 2007, Lorenz Fritz was the General Secretary of respACT Austria. Previously,  he was a member of the Austrian Economic Board, and for 7 years was its chairman. Since October 2003 Fritz has been a member of the Advisory Board of the MBA course at Vienna University, and mentor of the MBA program. He has been, since September 1997, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA). From 1997-2004 he was a member of the General Council of the Austrian National Bank. He is a former member of the Austrian University Board of Trustees (Advisory Panel for the Federal Minister).