Juergen Sommer is a dynamic, innovative, and digital technology savvy Business Development Leader with over 25 years of professional leadership experience in global senior business development and -transformation roles, His keen eye for identifying sustainable growth opportunities and developing tailored solutions has earned him a high reputation as a trusted sustainable growth advisor for the C-suite at T-Systems, IBM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and other key players in the IT-industry.
His deep understanding how the intersection between digital technology and environmental responsibility can improve business processes, has allowed him to successfully guide organizations towards a more sustainable future. Juergen’s work has led to significant improvements in environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance for the organizations he has served. Beside the strategic thinking capability, he has exceptional, hands-on, implementation skills.
Juergen holds an international MBA degree from Henley Business School (UK) and many sustainability certifications, e.g., Business Sustainability Management (University of Cambridge Institute of Sustainable Leadership), GRI Certified Professional, Sustainability Manager (TÜV) DIN EN ISO 26000 and more. He is an active member of several professional sustainability networks.
In his personal life, Juergen’s passion for sustainability extends beyond his professional career, as he actively participates in various initiatives and engages with non-profit organizations and communities focused on environmental conservation and social welfare. He also likes gardening, hiking, and other outdoor activities.