DACH CIO Community


Gain powerful new perspectives

Join fellow CIOs in the DACH community to solve critical leadership challenges through the collective experiences and expertise of the network.

Invaluable network

Build a strong professional network where you live and work. Access the collective expertise of your true peers all in one place. Make new connections and catch up with old friends.

Peer collaboration

Gain new perspectives from peers who understand your most critical priorities and are facing the same challenges -- generate ideas, share real-life experiences and get forward-looking guidance and insights.

Actionable insights

Exchange best practices, validate strategies and walk away with practical insights that are immediately actionable.

Join your peers to discuss the most critical issues impacting CIOs today.

  1. Seizing momentum – influencing and leading the enterprise
  2. Thriving through uncertainty - empowering people and delivering value
  3. Advancing and scaling strategic, outcome-based technologies

DACH CIO Governing Body


A regional Governing Body leads the DACH CIO community, shaping the topics and agendas for your local programs and ensuring that all content is driven by CIOs, for CIOs.

Co-Chairs

Vijay Rathnaparkhe

Robert Bosch GmbH
CIO

Sandeep Sen

Linde Plc
Global CIO

Members

Ulf Adebahr

Schwarz Gruppe
Member of the Executive Board - Enterprise IT & Data Management

Stefano Alecu

Fresenius
SVP CIO

Hanno Boekhoff

Hamburg Sud
Global Head of Information Technology & Services (CIO)

Max Braun

Swarovski
CIO

Ricardo Diaz Rohr

Emil Frey
CIO

Kai Finke

LANXESS
Group CIO

Klaus Glatz

Andritz
Chief Digital Officer

Harald Greiner

Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
Vice President IT, Technology & Sourcing

Walter Grüner

Covestro
CIO

Jochen Göttelmann

Lufthansa Cargo AG
CIO

Stefan Haverkock

Brenntag AG
VP IT Corporate & EMEA

Stefan Henkel

Siemens Healthineers
CIO

Allison Krill

Deutsche Börse
CTO

Martin Petry

Hilti
CIO

Claudia Plattner

DB Systel
CIO

Dirk Ramhorst

Wacker Chemie
CIO / CDO

Esteban Remecz

Maxion Wheels
CIO

Andreas Roth

OMV Group
CIO

Andre Scheidhammer

HENSOLDT
CIO

Volker Schrödel

Stihl
CIO

Carolina Soto

Allianz Global Investors
Global Head of IT Change

Rainer Steffl

Mondi
Chief Information Officer

Carsten Trapp

Carl Zeiss AG
Head of Corporate IT

Urs Tschumper

Ivoclar Vivadent
IT Director

Christian Ullrich

Bayer
SVP, CIO

Jochen Werling

LafargeHolcim
Group CIO

Ralf Werner

OGE
CIO & CDO

Thomas Zinniker

BKW AG
CIO

Pablo de Ayala

Dufry
Global IT Director (CIO)

Upcoming Events


Virtual Programs

9 March 2021

DACH CIO Virtual Boardroom

The CIOs Future Mindset and Vision for Intelligent Infrastructure & Operations

An intimate and interactive conversation framed around a hot topic or priority.

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12 May 2021

DACH CIO Virtual Executive Summit

Walk away from this peer-led, half-day virtual program with new connections and actionable insights.

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October 7, 2021

Global CIO Virtual Executive Summit

A virtual gathering for CIOs with global responsibilities to discuss challenges unique to international operations.

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