Silvia was born in 1982 in Graz, Austria. She began her Unilever career as management trainee in 2005. After a number of Marketing and CD roles in Vienna and Hamburg, she became CD Director for a variety of German customers incl. Kaufland and Metro and responsible for the DACH CD Operations agenda.
Beginning of 2016, Silvia took over the role of the Marketing Director Foods DACH, which subsequently became the role of CCBT Lead Foods DACH, and Vice President Foods DACH as of April 2019. She is a member for the DACH CLT and the European Foods Leadership Team.
Since January 2021, she became the General Manager of Unilever BeLux.