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. Mastering the art of change and adaptability
  2. Accelerating high growth and a data-first mindset
  3. Empowering talent, protecting the enterprise

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

Bosch
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

Alexander Bockelmann

Baloise
CTO

Ricardo Diaz Rohr

Emil Frey
CIO

Nacho Fresco

FIFA
Director of Technology

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

Annette Hamann

Beiersdorf
CIO

Stefan Haverkock

Brenntag AG
VP IT Corporate & EMEA

Stefan Henkel

Siemens Healthineers
CIO

Thomas Kleine-Möllhoff

PFIZER PHARMA GMBH
IT Lead DACH

Markus Koepfli

Mettler Toledo
CIO / Head Digital Business Services

Hartmut Mueller

Daimler
CTO, VP IT Technology & Cross Functions

Sinanudin Omerhodzic

Aldi Nord
CIO

Martin Petry

Hilti
CIO

Claudia Plattner

European Central Bank
Director General for Information Systems

Dirk Ramhorst

Wacker Chemie
CIO / CDO

Esteban Remecz

Maxion Wheels
CIO

Andre Scheidhammer

HENSOLDT
CIO

Stefan Schloter

Deutsche Telekom
CIO Europe

Volker Schrödel

Stihl
CIO

Carolina Soto

Munich RE
Head of IT Investment Management

Rainer Steffl

Mondi
Chief Information Officer

Carsten Trapp

Carl Zeiss AG
Head of Corporate IT

Urs Tschumper

Ivoclar Vivadent
IT Director

Christian Ullrich

Straumann Holding
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 Programs


IN-PERSON

28 June 2022 | an evening

DACH CIO Inner Circle - Munich

Hotel Bayerischer Hof, Munich

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

29 June 2022 | an evening

DACH CIO Inner Circle - Frankfurt

Frankfurter Botschaft

A gathering with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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IN-PERSON

October 10 - 12, 2022 | 3 days

Global CIO Executive Summit

Eaglewood Resort & Spa

A summit for CIOs with global responsibilities to come together and discuss challenges unique to global operations.

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IN-PERSON

30 November 2022 | 1 day

DACH CIO Executive Summit

Hilton Frankfurt City Centre

Walk away from this peer-led program with new connections and with actionable insights.

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