Michael Gorriz has 20 years of leadership experience in IT management. After starting his career at Deutsche Aerospace – now part of the Airbus Group – he moved to Daimler AG at the beginning of 2000. There he was initially CIO Business Systems, became additionally CIO Mercedes Cars and Vans in 2005 and took over the global management of the IT organization of Daimler AG in 2008. In July 2015, he moved to Standard Chartered Bank in Singapore, where he represented IT and SC Ventures on the board. His focus was on the introduction of agile software development to support the digital transformation, the transformation of the infrastructure into a service-oriented architecture with unified backend systems, and the secure migration and operation of essential financial systems in the public cloud.
Michael Gorriz is a supervisory board member in several international companies. He advises executive and supervisory boards on their digital transformation. He focuses on the financial sector and the manufacturing industry.