Digital Leaders

  • visteon head up display on citroen ds5

    IT takes a front seat for innovation at Visteon


    CIO Raman Mehta is leading a dramatic modernization of Visteon’s IT and IS architecture and enterprise systems, helping the cockpit electronics supplier to further digitalize its engineering, production and supply chain.

  • Klaus Bluem, CIO, Skoda

    Klaus Bluem is new Skoda CIO


    New Skoda CIO Klaus Bluem Klaus Bluem, until recently CIO at MAN Energy Solutions, is the new chief information officer at Czech carmaker Skoda. Bluem succeeded Ralf Brunken, who is assuming other responsibilities within the Volkswagen Group. Both Skoda and MAN are subsidiaries of Volkswagen. ...

  • Frederic Vincent, CIO, Renault

    At Renault, CIO joins top management ranks


    The French carmaker’s IT chief, Frederic Vincent, will be part of Renault’s Executive Committee

  • fujitsu.automotiveIT

    From Fujitsu, a "quantum inspired" architecture for faster computing


    Fujitsu CTO for EMEA, Joseph Reger, thinks digital annealing will help companies imitate quantum computing speed across operations

  • hella.automotiveIT

    Investment in old-school IT will end at Hella


    Hella CIO Felix Willing is leading a charge to update an modernise Hella’s IT architecture

  • vw.automotiveIT

    Most German CIOs say their companies aren't agile


    A majority of CIOs says the IT department continues to be seen first and foremost as a cost center in their companies (Photo: VW) A mere 14% of German IT bosses say their companies have adopted agile working methods, according to a new study. The main ...

  • Qt_everywhere

    Dialling up the future in automotive interfaces at the Qt Company


    Pat Shelly is senior solutions architect at Qt Company, a Finnish UX developer whose clients include Mercedes-Benz and Peugeot. Paul Fisher spoke to him about developments in automotive information systems, and the impact of autonomous vehicles.

  • Florian Huett, Renault

    Renault uses software to close gap between supply and demand


    Groupe Renault’s vice-president for sales forecast and distribution, Florian Huettl, Groupe Renault, wants as little gap as possible between potential in terms of sales and the available production, and doing this in the most cost-efficient way. In an interview with Victoria Johns he explains how advanced IT can minimise the ...

  • aurora labs.automotiveIT

    How to protect drivers from software errors


    Aurora Labs’ Germany chief, Rudolf von Stokar, explains how its self-healing software can help secure connected cars with ever-growing lines of software code.

  • Christian Senger, board member software, Volkswagen

    VW's Senger to become board member for software


    Christian Senger will take a board seat representing software Christian Senger is set to take charge of all software-related matters at Volkswagen Group. Senger, who currently heads the VW brand’s electrification strategy, will take charge of vehicle software at the carmaker’s core division in a ...