DIRK HEITMANN, Chief Digital Officer (DACH), IBM, Germany
In his role as Chief Digital Officer for IBM in DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland), Dirk leads IBMs Digital Business Group and is responsible for IBMs digital transformation. With 19 years of experience, Dirk has held leadership positions in consulting and sales roles across multiple business units with a constant focus on leading edge technology and solutions (Analytics, AI). In these positions, he has also been leading transformational efforts, successfully driving change in complex enterprise environments and large enterprise units, redefining business models and driving growth within a fast changing technology market. Dirk has been a member of IBM DACHs leadership team since 2011 and is based in IBMs DACH headquarter in Stuttgart/Germany.