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Sarah Bernuit has over 20 years of experience in consulting with a focus on innovative technology solutions and shaping transformational deals, with deep financial services and life sciences expertise. She also has experience in General Management as well as in the fields of Marketing and Account Management. A passion of hers is developing young talent and increasing the diversity in IBM’s business. She also likes to call herself a mix of Christine Lagarde and David Guetta – watch her on stage and find out why.
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Johannes Kepler University Linz
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Whether it is a matter of furniture, facades or interior fittings, FunderMax is always to be found at the interface between ideas and materials. They understand architects, processors and the furniture industry – as well as the genuine decision-makers: their customers. They think about the issues, develop the products and create them. Their strength lies in well thought out wood-based materials and compact laminates. They see themselves as a production facility, a service partner and a design laboratory.
Siemens Austria is one of the leading technology companies of the country. In total around 10,300 employees work for Siemens in Austria. Sales in the 2017 fiscal year amounted to 3.4 billion euros. The business activities focus on the areas electrification, automation and digitalization. In essence this includes systems and services for power generation, transmission and distribution as well as energy efficient products and solutions for production, transportation and building technologies and technologies for high-quality and integrated healthcare. With its publicly listed subsidiary Siemens Healthineers AG, the company is also a leading provider of medical imaging equipment – such as computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging systems – and a leader in laboratory diagnostics as well as clinical IT. Automation technologies, software and data analytics play a major role in these areas. With its six plants, globally active competence centers and regional expertise in every single Federal Province, Siemens Austria significantly contributes to the local value add. With around 11,000 suppliers – roughly 6,900 of these are based in Austria – the purchasing volume of the Siemens AG Österreich from outside suppliers itself amounted to more than 1 billion euros in the past fiscal year. Siemens Austria not only holds the business responsibility for the local market, but also for 18 additional countries in the region Central and Eastern Europe as well as for Israel.