Udo is Chief Evangelist for the Data Center Business EMEIA at Fujitsu. In this role, he advises customers at C-Level (CIO, CTO, CEO, CDO, CFO) regarding technology and new trends in the IT business.
Working 17 years as CIO at a huge multimedia Retailer with 530+ branch offices in Europe he was responsible for the IT strategy and operations of the IT-infrastructure; furthermore he took the responsibility of the new foundation of two Data Centers, compliant with the rules and guidelines of the BSI, the German Federation Office for Information Security.
After this, he was in charge as a CEO at a cloud service provider, responsible for infrastructure strategy, operation models and business development.
In this role, he was appointed to the cloud-task force “Security” of the Federal Ministry of the Economy in Berlin.
He was qualified as best in the State of Hessen with distinction from the State Prime Minister in terms of his Office Information Electronics Engineering Training and has a Dual Degree in Electronics & IT.
Udo is certified in accordance with ITILv3, COBIT5 and PRINCE2.