Ensō Lab Manager & Head of Innovation, NTT DATA Germany
Diana Hauser heads Lean Innovation at NTT DATA in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Starting out as a software developer, Diana led the development of the first generation of browser-based car configurations for premium automotive brands. Today she is co-founder and manager of NTT’s first innovation and co-creation space in Europe. With her team she makes innovation tangible and supports NTT’s clients in their digital transformation and towards new business models in desirable futures. In 2018, Diana was honoured as ‘IT Woman of the Year’ for Business Innovation.
Businesses strive to create new technologies, products and services that reshape or even disrupt their markets. Yet businesses also need to understand they must innovate sustainably and ethically. With pressure to innovate quickly – bias, ethics and discrimination can easily be forgotten.