Managing Director, NTT DATA Germany
Swen Rehders is Managing Director at NTT DATA Germany, responsible for Business Development & Strategy. Swen has over 30 years of experience in IT and has held various management positions. After studying business information systems, he began his sales management career in the IT industry at IBM in 1985. Later, he was Managing Director of EDS (now HP Enterprise) for eight years and part of the ATOS Executive Committee.
As businesses continue to evolve their use of automation, what does this mean for leadership? AI and machine learning promise massive efficiency gains, but at what cost? Effective leadership in today’s agile businesses means connecting on an emotional level with each employee. An algorithm will never replace an empathetic leader.