Big-Data.AI Summit 2018 Frank Riemensperger
Frank Riemensperger
Geographic Senior Managing Director for Germany, Switzerland and Austria

Frank Riemensperger has been Senior Managing Director of Accenture in Germany, Switzerland and Austria since November 2009. In this role, Frank is responsible for strategy development and execution as well as Accenture’s market development in the German-speaking countries. Currently, Accenture has more than 7,500 employees in this region.
The trained computer scientist and expert for digitization holds a seat in the acatech Senate, the German Academy for Engineering Sciences. Frank is a member of the top executive committee of the German IT association BITKOM as well as the German association of IT users VOICE and is the Vice President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Germany. Furthermore, he is a member of the Baden-Badener Unternehmer-Gespräche (BBUG), of the Feldafinger Kreis and is a jury member of several awards including the Top 500 German Growth Champions, the German Innovation Prize and the German CIO of the year.
Together with Prof. Henning Kagermann, President of acatech, Frank heads the German research project "Smart Service Welt - Digital Transformation of the German Industry”. The aim of the project is to develop recommendations for German industry leaders and policy makers to lead the digital transformation of Germany’s key industries.

Frank Riemensperger studied Computer Science in Germany and the United States, graduating in 1987.



1 Mar 2018

09:00 — 09:30

Stage 1 | EN


How Can the German Economy Best Benefit from Artificial Intelligence? (EN)

  • Prof. Dr. Andreas Dengel, Scientific Director, German Resarch Center for Artificial Intelligence
  • Frank Riemensperger, Geographic Senior Managing Director for Germany, Switzerland and Austria, Accenture