Stefan Van Der Zijden
8 years at Gartner, 38 years industry experience
Location: Netherlands | Language(s): Dutch, English
Roles and Responsibilities
Stefan Van Der Zijden's research focuses on Application Portfolio Management (APM), Modernization, Cloud Migration, Rationalization, and Decommissioning. Mr. Van Der Zijden has 35 years of experience in IT covering various platforms, methods and tools, from mainframe to mobile. The different roles, settings, assignments and experiences enable him to easily combine knowledge and context to gain oversight and create business value. His technical competencies, knowledge of industry processes and leadership ability make him equally at ease with technical issues as with strategy.
Mr. Van Der Zijden started his career at Capgemini working for 15 years in various development and management roles. After Capgemini, he worked for various IT service providers and end-user organizations in technology leadership and architect positions. The majority of these roles included the turnaround, maturing and growing of the application and service organization. Mr. Van Der Zijden has been responsible for software product management, application development, implementation services, consultancy, and IT services. He has worked at SMEs as well as multinationals. His work with IT service providers and software product development was focused on professionalizing the organization and improving daily operations. In addition, Mr. Van Der Zijden has experience with investments and M&As, especially in conducting due diligence and audits on IT products and IT service organizations.
- Eperium Business Solutions, Operational Director, 1 year
- NetEconomy/Fiserv, CTO/COO, 3 years
- Wolters Kluwer - Global Shared Services, Enterprise Architect, 4 years
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29 March 2022Using TIME for Application and Product Portfolio Triage: Data From the Field
28 March 2022How to Assess the Fitness of Your Application Portfolio
22 March 2022How to Prioritize Application Inventory and Rationalization — By the Numbers
- 13 September 2023 - 14 September 2023 Application Innovation & Business Solutions Summit
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