Analyst Profile

Ansgar Schulte

Ansgar Schulte

Research Director

6 years at Gartner ,  25 years industry experience
Rome, RM Italy


Roles and Responsibilities

Ansgar Schulte is a Research Director in Gartner's CIO and Midsize Enterprise Research team. Mr. Schulte is a former CIO and technology manager with more than 27 years of experience in a variety of industries and in complex, international business environments. His research focuses on the CIO role, IT leadership, transformational enterprise change of substantial IT impact including mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, IT governance and IT strategic challenges.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Management

Background

Previous Experience

Before joining Gartner, Mr. Schulte was CIO of Maxxium Worldwide, a global premium beverages distribution joint venture, where he supported significant business acquisitions and divestitures through systems and process transformation, efficient IT shared services and global sourcing strategies. He also served as CIO of Bulgari, the Italian luxury and fashion goods manufacturer and retailer, facilitating a period of rapid business growth, internationalization and product diversification with the introduction of a global ERP system and best-of-breed manufacturing and retail systems. Mr. Schulte has also held CTO and technology management positions in the public-sector medical services field and in the aerospace, lottery and financial transaction processing industry.

Professional Background

Bulgari Group, Italy, Chief Information Officer, 8 years
Lottomatica Group, Italy, Deputy CTO, 1 year
Maxxium Worldwide, The Netherlands, Chief Information Officer, 4 years

Industry Awards/Accolades

Member of the German Society for Computer Science (GI)

Education

M.Sc., Applied Computer Sciences (Medicine/Bioengineering), University of Heidelberg, Germany

Languages

English
German
Italian