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. Investing in your people and the right technologies  
  2. Innovating with advanced technologies and new delivery models
  3. Influencing business stakeholders and enterprise outcomes

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

Martin Bally headshot

Martin Bally

American Axle Manufacturing
CISO

Vijay Rathnaparkhe headshot

Vijay Rathnaparkhe

Robert Bosch GmbH
CIO

Members

Ulf Adebahr

Schwarz Gruppe
Head of BC Digital

Stefano Alecu

Fresenius
SVP CIO

Atul Bhardwaj

MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group
EVP and CTO

Max Braun

Swarovski
CIO

Sascha Brock

Deutsche Post
VP, CISO

Thomas Danninger

Volksbank Wien
Group CSO

Ricardo Diaz Rohr

Emil Frey
CIO

Dr. Michael Ebner

EnBW
CISO

Kai Finke

LANXESS
CIO

Klaus Glatz

Andritz
Chief Digital Officer

Harald Greiner

Holtzbrinck Publishing Group
Vice President IT, Technology & Sourcing

Dr. Walter Grüner

Covestro
CIO

Jochen Göttelmann

Lufthansa Cargo AG
CIO

Stefan Haverkock

Brenntag AG
Vice President IT, IT Corporate & EMEA

Dr. Stefan Henkel

Siemens Healthineers
CIO

Jimmy Heschl

Red Bull
Head of Digital Security

Joachim Jäckle

Henkel
CIO /Global Head of Integrated Business Solutions (IBS)

Dr. Roger Kehl

Festo
CIO, Executive Committee

Thomas Krauhausen

innogy
Head of Cyber ​​Security / CISO

Vladimir Lazic

Swiss Re
Chief Information Security Officer EMEA

Wolfgang Löw

EVN AG
Chief Information Security Officer

Martin Neubauer

ProSiebenSat.1
Group CISO

Sinanudin Omerhodzic

Paul Hartmann
Vice President Information Technology

Jürgen Paulmichl

ZF Friedrichshafen
Chief Cyber-/IT-Security Officer

Dr. Martin Petry

Hilti
CIO

Claudia Plattner

DB Systel
CIO

Thilo Preß

TRUMPF
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

Sandeep Sen

Linde Plc
Group CIO

Carolina Soto

Allianz Global Investors
Global Head of IT Change

Rainer Steffl

Mondi
CIO

Carsten Trapp

Carl Zeiss AG
Head of Corporate IT

Urs Tschumper

Ivoclar Vivadent
IT Director

Jochen Werling

LafargeHolcim
Group CIO

Ralf Werner

OGE
CIO & CDO

Judith Wunschik

Siemens AG
Chief Cyber Security Officer | Gas & Power

Pablo de Ayala

Dufry
Global IT Director (CIO)

Upcoming programs


9 September 2020

2020 DACH (Frankfurt) CIO Inner Circle

Frankfurter Botschaft

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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September 23, 2020

2020 Global CIO Executive Summit

Ritz-Carlton Dove Mountain

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

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24 September 2020

2020 DACH (Munich) CIO Inner Circle

Hotel Bayerischer Hof

An evening with peers to discuss timely topics over dinner in a private setting.

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