Analyst Profile

Christian Titze

Christian Titze

Research VP

13 years at Gartner ,  27 years industry experience
Austria


Roles and Responsibilities

Christian Titze is a Research Director with more than two decades of professional experience in general IT, supply chain management (SCM) and enterprise resource planning (ERP). Mr. Titze is part of the SCM analyst team covering the IT/supply chain alignment from a technology perspective, with special attention to architecture, technology enablement and wider application topics. He covers a wide range of industry sectors, primarily industrial and engineering products. His regional coverage is essentially the German-speaking countries, but he also offers client and sales support across EMEA.

Areas of Coverage

  • Supply Chain

Background

Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Titze spent about 15 years in IT, manufacturing, technology and consulting industries, working for Henkel CEE, KPMG Peat Marwick, Plaut, MAS/IBM and Teleflex on a global basis. From being a system analyst and technical consultant to establishing and managing an ESP/IT competence center as managing director, he has extensive work experience within each level of projects and organizations. Major achievements within Gartner Consulting include cost optimization and savings potential realization within SCM/ERP environments, as well as support and coaching activities during major reorganizations and streamlining efforts of global enterprises.

Professional Background

MAS/IBM (U.S.), Managing Principal (Managing Partner), 2 years
Plaut (U.S.), Practice Lead, 3 years
Teleflex IT Services (DE), Managing Director, 5 years

Education

Degree of Data Processing Specialist, Vienna Institute of Business Development
Master of Business Data Processing (Informatics), Technical University of Vienna
Thunderbird International Consortium Program, U.S. Graduate School of International Management

Languages

English
German
Russian (basic)