Marc Wilczek

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Marc Wilczek is a business leader with more than 20 years of experience within the information and communication technology (ICT) space. He operates at the intersection of technology, strategy and innovation, and is passionate about all things "digital" with emphasis on cloud computing, big data analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT).

He currently serves as Chief Operating Officer at Link11, an IT security provider specialized in DDoS protection. Prior to that, he was Vice President Portfolio, Innovation & Architecture at Deutsche Telekom, where he headed all product-related activities, incl. pre-sales and consulting, for the company’s €3 billion cloud and hosting business worldwide. Previously, he served as Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific/Latin America/Middle East & Africa at CompuGroup Medical, and Managing Director, Asia Pacific, at Sophos.

He is an Alfred P. Sloan Fellow and holds Master’s degrees from FOM Graduate School for Economics and Management in Frankfurt and London Business School. He also attended Columbia University in New York City on academic exchange.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Marc Wilczek and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.

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