Klaus Bürg is the Managing Director & General Manager of AWS Germany
– the market leading provider of public Cloud infrastructure and Services.
He has significant and proven expertise in managing international
Enterprise type companies, developing go-to-market strategies and also has a strong affinity to
cutting edge technologies. Klaus worked in mature markets as well as in emerging markets and
has deep expertise in industries like Financial Services, Manufacturing, Healthcare & Pharma
and also in Professional Services environments.
Klaus has more than 20 years of experience in the IT industry, including more than 15 years in
Selling and Implementing Business Applications. Before joining AWS, Klaus was working 2 years
at audius AG as Executive Vice President where he was responsible for the Business
Applications. Before that he worked 11 years at Microsoft in various management functions –
i.e. leading the CRM Business for EMEA, COO for the Western Europe Enterprise Services
Business (12 countries) and lastly being the COO at Microsoft Central Eastern Europe
Headquarters (33 Countries), running the Enterprise Business across all products.
Klaus graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in computer science from the University of
Esslingen (near Stuttgart, Germany). He also holds a master of science in computer science
from the same University.
On the private side, Klaus enjoys having fun with his Family (3 kids 11Y, 9Y and 3Y), doing sports
(Running, Skiing, Gym) and driving Sports cars when time permitting.