SPEAKERS AT EASY WORLD 2019

Stefanie Kemp

Stefanie Kemp

Head of Innovation, Transformation and Digital Technology
Lowell Financial Services GmbH, Part of Lowell Group

Stefanie Kemp, born 1963 in Düsseldorf, started her career in the healthcare industry, before moving into information technology about 28 years ago. After more than 10 years on the supplier side, she moved to the user side in 2002 with companies such as HypoVereinsbank and Thomas Cook. In 2006 she became Group Chief Information Officer of the Vorwerk Group. This experience of functions, industries and companies provides a good basis for defining future-oriented IT organisations, processes, services and products. In 2011, Stefanie Kemp won the “Global Exchange Award” and was “CIO of the Year”. In 2016 she was a member of the Advisory Board of the Digital Economy NRW of the Ministry of Economic Affairs North Rhine-Westphalia. She is currently a jury member of the Digital Leadership Award, a member of the funding committee of the ICT Lead Market NRW and a member of the advisory board of the eco Association. Ms. Kemp joined RWE in 2013 and is responsible for the GroupCIO Office. She was a member of the management team of the Initiative Innovation@RWE, Executive Sponsor for digital Disruption and Head of Digital Domain. Since April 2018, she has taken over the newly founded Transformation, Innovation and Digitisation division of Lowell Financial Services.

Andreas Cueppers

Head of Digital
Borussia Moenchengladbach

Andreas Cueppers has been with Borussia Moenchengladbach since 2012. As part of the media team, he continuously expanded digital communication via the website, social media channels and the mobile app and was responsible for this area for several years. Since 2017, he has been responsible for the entire digital development of the Bundesliga soccer team. Since the beginning of the year, his department has also included e-sports.

Henning Bauwe

Partner, Atlas Platform Services
KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft

Henning Bauwe has been a partner at KPMG since April 2015 and is responsible for setting up Atlas Platform Services and the Business Eco-System. He has over 20 years of experience in business development, strategy, innovation and commercial management.

Before joining KPMG, he held various management positions with well-known companies (VW, Thyssenkrupp, RWE, E.ON, Comcast and Deutsche Telekom). Working in various business development projects he has developed new services and products across industries and established them at leading companies.

Philip Berndt

Philip Berndt

Project Manager IT
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg

Philip Berndt started as a programmer in the mainframe environment of Landesbank Baden-Württemberg. Since then he has worked on various projects, discovered his passion for project work and has developed further in this area. Since 2008, he has been working as a sub-project manager in major projects, such as the introduction of the final withholding tax at LBBW. Since 2012, he has been IT project manager for (major) projects and has coordinated the “LBBW Corporates Portal” project as part of his activities.

 

Lutz Gantert

Project Manager Application Support Enterprise Customers
Landesbank Baden-Württemberg

Lutz Gantert has been responsible for the introduction and further development of various systems and applications for corporate customers at LBBW for 15 years as a specialist area project manager. Between 2015 and 2017, as the overall technical coordinator for corporate customer business, he was responsible for the migration to a new core banking system. Since 2017, he has been responsible for the design, implementation, and rollout of the “LBBW Corporates Portal” project in his capacity as departmental project manager.

 

Michael C. Reiserer

Digital Evangelist
Apinauten GmbH

Michael C. Reiserer founds, advises and participates in innovative technology companies – such as Prometheus GmbH in 2001, DeskCenter Solutions AG in 2010 and Apinauten GmbH in Leipzig since 2014, which occupy a key topic of digital transformation with the Multi Experience Platform.

He likes to represent provocative theories, which he justifies with his experiences from the USA – and thus gives exciting new food for thought. He is an enthusiastic and committed customer – and advises companies to always focus on customer benefit.

Dieter Weißhaar

CEO
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Dieter Weißhaar has been a member of the Management Board of EASY SOFTWARE AG since June 1, 2018. Since September 1st, Dieter Weißhaar has been the chairman of the executive board of the EASY group.

Dieter Weißhaar has 20 years of international executive experience in the technology industry. In particular, the economist can boast expertise in the sales, customer service, product management and marketing areas of market leaders such as IBM, ThyssenKrupp Information Services, Oracle, T-Systems and B2X Solutions GmbH.

Jens de Buhr

Jens de Buhr

Publisher DUB UNTERNEHMER Magazine / Managing Director JDB Media GmbH
Member of Advisory Board DocuSign, San Francisco

Jens de Buhr has been successfully combining business and media for over 20 years. His professional stations: Business studies, traineeship at Handelsblatt publishing group, Commerzbank trainee program, Gruner + Jahr management assistant, Capital editor and head of marketing at SAT.1.

In 1997 Jens de Buhr founded the JDB Group – today one of the largest providers of customer magazines and PR. A further high point of his career as economics and medium professional is the joint establishment of the German entrepreneur stock exchange.

Zehra Filiz Koçhan

Head of Enterprise Solutions
Pegasus Airlines

Mrs.Koçhan graduated from Yıldız Technical University in 2004, Department of Industrial Engineering and completed her Master’s degree in Istanbul Technical University in 2007, Department of Industrial Engineering. She started her professional experince in Information Technologies as a system analyst. She worked in Arkas Holding Company as a Senior Business Analyst up to 2007.  Between 2008 and 2012, she served in Agito Consulting as a lead business analyst and project manager. In 2012, she continued her career in Atos  as Senior Project& Service Delivery Manager,  serving leading telecommunications companies and banks. Between 2014 and 2016 she served in Accenture as a Technology Consulting Manager. Currently Mrs. Koçhan is the Enterprise Solutions Manager within Pegasus Airlines and serves Finance, HR, Flight Academy, Safety and Audit Departments.

Marc Warlies

Business Owner
BBG Solutions GmbH

Marc Warlies, owner of Basel Business Group Solutions GmbH and CEO of Medical DIA AG, knows from many years of professional experience that digitalization offers every company great opportunities to trim for success and realign for the future. During many successful digitization projects, Marc Warlies was able to experience first-hand how exactly digital transformation has to be embedded into a company’s strategy and culture. The bottom line is that the training and ongoing education of employees must become a central part of corporate culture – and the benefits that customers can derive from digitization must always be in the foreground and never forgotten.

Manfred Hediger

Head of Sales ECM
Loewenfels Partner AG

Manfred Hediger has been in charge of ECM sales at Loewenfels Partner AG since 2013. He brings with him a wealth of ECM experience acquired at one of the largest Swiss banks. In his spare time Manfred Hediger enjoys running marathons.

Robert Leubner

Head of Marketing
BKK Linde

Robert Leubner began his professional career in 1997 at Deutsche Telekom working in sales. He quickly discovered his affinity for the electronic sales processes and his passion for innovation in communications technology. In his time working for Deutsche Telekom he was able to share his passion by lecturing in Deutsche Telekom’s business forums. In 2004, he moved to the healthcare industry. With further studies in business administration and marketing, he took over the position of Head of Marketing and Sales at the FAHR Betriebskrankenkasse. Following a merger with BKK Gesundheit, he was appointed Head of Sales Support and later Head of Market Strategy. In 2011 he moved to BKK Linde as Head of Marketing. In 2015 Robert Leubner together with d.velop ProAPE GmbH won the “Enterprise Mobility Award” of the Vogel IT Academy for the BKK Linde Service App. The first cloud-based self-service app in the insurance market. One year later, this innovation was crowned with the “dfg Award”. To this day, BKK Linde is synonymous with the driver of the digital transformation and innovation process in the statutory health insurance market.

Antonio Del Negro

Head of Business Unit SAP
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Antonio Del Negro is Head of the SAP Business Unit at EASY SOFTWARE AG. The business informatics graduate has over 15 years of experience in consulting and implementing SAP business processes and is a proven expert in process optimization for SAP software.

Werner Höllrigl

Senior Vice President Services und Support
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Werner Höllrigl joined EASY SOFTWARE AG in November 2018 as Head of Services and Support International. He was previously head of the Oracle consulting division in Germany and Switzerland and can look back on many years of experience at Xerox and Microsoft. Werner Höllrigl is an expert in the development of service businesses.

Dr. Lutz Kohl

Dr. Lutz Kohl

Product Management
Apinauten GmbH

Dr. Lutz Kohl received his doctorate in “Didactics of Computer Science” in Jena and has been working on app development since 2009. As co-founder of ApiOmat, he has gained experience in enterprise software development in numerous app/web projects with international corporations.

Harald Greising

Host

“I appreciate the interaction with the audience. Unexpected reactions or plan changes I like to encounter with humor, a wink and improvisation skills”.

Harald Greising has been working as a freelance presenter since 2004. Starting as a moderator of youth and fun sports events, his moderation portfolio has expanded to include trade fairs, incentive events, sports events, panel discussions, gala events and quiz shows. Among other things he gives his voice to WDR 1Live and inspires the audience at big live events like Germany’s next Topmodel.

Andreas Schneider

Head of Business Unit ECM
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Andreas Schneider is responsible for software development at EASY SOFTWARE AG as well as the associated Development, Program Management, and Documentation departments. Previously, he worked for HENRICHSEN AG, most recently as head of the DMS Solutions department.

Rainer Berndt

Rainer Berndt

Head of Legal Services & Strategic Procurement
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Rainer Berndt is a lawyer specializing in IT law, Certified SAP Solution Consultant Financials and Dipl.-Ökonom (BA/ADI).

He has worked for many years as a specialized in-house lawyer and project manager – at EASY SOFTWARE AG since 2012, first as a consultant and later as Head of Legal Services.

Michael Sebastian

Michael Sebastian

Principal Software Engineer
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Michael Sebastian has been head of the PCM Product Development (EASY for SAP) department at EASY for 10 years as Principal Software Engineer. EASY Process2Design was created under Michael Sebastian’s leadership. Previously, Michael Sebastian worked at nextevolution, which was taken over by EASY in 2015. The milestones of his previous professional career also had a strong SAP focus, for example at IXOS and OpenText. This provides Michael Sebastian with in-depth knowledge of development-relevant SAP topics.

Sven Hundstein

Sven Hundstein

Senior Technical Consultant
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Sven Hundstein has been working in the field of document management systems since 2003, initially in support and later in professional service. The main focus in this time is Capture solutions, mainly in the area of invoice recognition. In the two years before the change to EASY Sven Hundstein was in the Professional Service and as project manager for mailroom solutions on the road: here with focus on data extraction and classification. Sven Hundstein has been Product Owner at EASY since 2017.

Ulf Wüstefeld

Senior Technical Consultant
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Ulf Wüstefeld has been working for EASY for more than 10 years, currently as Product Owner for EASY for Exchange, EASY for Notes and EASY for SharePoint. Ulf Wüstefeld joined EASY in 2008: first in Support, then in Product Management and then in Consulting. Ulf Wüstefeld’s characteristics include extensive experience from various perspectives, but always with a focus on Microsoft.

Sven Kalinowski

Software Engineer
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Since 2016, Sven Kalinowski has been driving the development of the EASY for Dynamics NAV interface at EASY as Product Owner. His latest focus is on the EASY for Dynamics AX interface. In addition, Sven Kalinowski assists support and consulting. Sven Kalinowski previously worked as a consultant for Microsoft Dynamcis NAV at GOB in Krefeld, where he was responsible for several tasks including; application development, project management and organization as well as training.

Gregor Tenbrink

Senior Technical Consultant
EASY SOFTWARE AG

Gregor Tenbrink is Product Owner for EASY Archive. The focus of his professional career over the past 20 years has all been on product management in the Enterprise Content Management (ECM) area. All in all, Gregor Tenbrink has almost 30 years of experience in the IT business.